Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:59 pm EST on Sunday 22 January 2017.

Weather Situation

A high over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters. The ridge will gradually weaken during Monday and Tuesday as the high shifts further east over the Tasman Sea. A new high will likely develop over the Tasman Sea on Wednesday, again extending a weak ridge into southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Monday 23 January

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Tuesday 24 January

Winds
North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Wednesday 25 January

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

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 Monday.

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