No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Friday 29 April 2016.
A large high over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. The high will shift slowly east over the next few days, with the ridge gradually relaxing as a result.
Forecast for Friday until midnight
- East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly 1.5 metres, 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore north of Point Lookout, near zero chance elsewhere.
Saturday 30 April
- East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
- Below 1 metre.
- Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Sunday 1 May
- Northeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning northerly early in the morning.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
- Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Monday 2 May
- Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly during the afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Easterly around 1 metre.
- Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
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 4:45 am EST Saturday.