Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Tuesday 29 July 2014.
Weak high pressure centres over New South Wales and central Australia will maintain a ridge through southern Queensland during the next few 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 Tuesday until midnight
- Variable below 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- South to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Wednesday 30 July
- West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northwesterly in the late afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore later in the evening.
- Southeasterly below 1 metre offshore.
Thursday 31 July
- Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly in the middle of the day.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres by early evening.
- Easterly below 1 metre.
Friday 1 August
- Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northerly during the day.
- 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
- Easterly around 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.
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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Wednesday.