Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Tuesday 7 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak trough will contract off the southern coast early today, extending a southerly wind change north through southern waters this afternoon. A high will then move east into the Tasman Sea on Wednesday and Thursday, extending a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southerly in the late morning.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Wednesday 8 July

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots early in the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Thursday 9 July

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots tending easterly during the morning.
Seas
1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell
Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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 3:50 pm EST Tuesday.

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