Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

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Forecast issued at 10:29 pm EST on Wednesday 4 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge lies along the east coast of Queensland and is expected to weaken further during Thursday. A trough will move northwards along the New South Wales coast during Thursday and is expected to enter far southern Queensland waters Thursday evening. The trough should

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Winds
Northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Clear.

Thursday 5 March

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Gold Coast Waters

Winds
Northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 knots, shifting south to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots from the south in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres later in the evening.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny day. The chance of showers and a thunderstorm in the evening.

Friday 6 March

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots turning easterly 10 to 15 knots in the late morning and early afternoon.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Weather
Cloudy. 30% chance of a shower in the morning.

Saturday 7 March

Winds
Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly 1.5 to 2 metres, tending southerly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 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 4:45 am EST Thursday.

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