Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 30 April 2016.

Weather Situation

A large high over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. The high will shift slowly east over the next few days, with the ridge gradually relaxing as a result. A cold front will move eastwards across southern inland Queensland in the next few days, approaching the southern coast on Sunday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Sunday 1 May

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 90% chance of showers.

Monday 2 May

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Tuesday 3 May

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

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 4:45 am EST Sunday.

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