Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 30 July 2014.

Weather Situation

Weak high pressure centres over New South Wales and central Australia will maintain a ridge through southern Queensland during the next couple of days. A trough will shift east over the southern interior of Queensland on Friday, most likely contracting off the southern coast Friday evening.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending variable below 10 knots in the early afternoon and northerly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly below 1 metre offshore.

Thursday 31 July

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northerly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres later in the evening.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.

Friday 1 August

Winds
North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots tending west to northwesterly during the evening.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.

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

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

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