Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Tuesday 23 September 2014.
A high pressure system over western Tasman Sea extends a ridge of high pressure along Queensland's east coast. The high will move slowly eastwards over the next few days with the ridge gradually relaxing.
Forecast for Tuesday until midnight
- South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the northern bay during the morning. Winds turning easterly in the afternoon.
- Around 1 metre.
Wednesday 24 September
- East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- Below 1 metre.
Thursday 25 September
- North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning northeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning then tending northerly during the evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay during the afternoon.
- Isolated thunderstorms 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 3:50 pm EST Tuesday.