Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Monday 29 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system over eastern New South Wales will move slowly east east across the Tasman Sea during the forecast period, extending a ridge into southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 30 August

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 31 August

Winds
East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Point Lookout during the evening.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 3:50 pm EST Monday.

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