Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Tuesday 30 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A large high pressure system over the western Tasman Sea will move slowly east during the forecast period, extending a ridge into southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 31 August

Winds
Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.

Thursday 1 September

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

Friday 2 September

Winds
Northerly 20 to 25 knots increasing to 25 to 30 knots during the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell
East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

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 Wednesday.

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