Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 5 September 2015.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system will drift eastwards from Victoria Saturday evening into the Tasman Sea during Sunday whilst maintaining a weak ridge along the east coast of Queensland. A surface trough should enter the southern waters from the west during Tuesday.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Southerly 1.5 to 2 metres offshore, tending southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly 1.5 metres inshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower later tonight.

Sunday 6 September

Winds
Easterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
2nd Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Monday 7 September

Winds
Southeasterly below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly in the morning then tending north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, tending southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Tuesday 8 September

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning northwesterly during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 30% 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 4:45 am EST Sunday.

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