No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 24 April 2014.
A high over southeastern Australia will move into the Tasman Sea on Friday, extending a firm ridge along much of the east Queensland coast.
Forecast for Thursday until midnight
- East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly around 1 metre.
Friday 25 April
- East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming southeasterly early in the morning then increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- Around 1 metre.
- Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
- The chance of thunderstorms from the early afternoon.
Saturday 26 April
- East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day then becoming east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Sunday 27 April
- East to northeasterly below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the morning then increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the day.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon or evening.
- Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
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.
Nearby Coastal Waters
- This forecast is also available via scheduled broadcasts on marine radio.
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- Tide Predictions
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Friday.