Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Saturday 30 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A high over southeastern Australia extends a ridge across southern Queensland. The high will move slowly east over the next few days with a weak pressure gradient moving over southern Queensland waters.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming variable by late morning. Afternoon sea breezes about 10 knots inshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Sunny.

Sunday 31 July

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly in the morning. Afternoon sea breezes 10 to 15 knots inshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather
Sunny.

Monday 1 August

Winds
Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northerly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
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 3:50 pm EST Saturday.

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