Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast updated at 12:18 pm EST on Thursday 11 February 2016.

Weather Situation

A slow-moving high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will combine with a low pressure developing in the Coral Sea to maintain a fresh to strong south to southeasterly wind flow over southern Queensland waters during the forecast period.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

Friday 12 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas
1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.

Saturday 13 February

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Weather
Mostly sunny. 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 3:50 pm EST Thursday.

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