Gold Coast Waters Forecast: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 24 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high over the southwestern Tasman Sea will move slowly east, extending a ridge northwards along the Queensland east coast. A trough will move slowly eastwards across southern inland Queensland on Friday and Saturday, and off the southeast coast early on Sunday.

Forecast for Thursday until midnight

Winds
Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.

Friday 25 July

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.

Saturday 26 July

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Isolated thunderstorms during the late afternoon and evening.

Sunday 27 July

Winds
Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southwesterly during the morning then tending south to southeasterly during the day.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
South to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Isolated thunderstorms offshore in the morning.

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 Friday.

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