Moreton Bay Forecast

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Forecast updated at 7:23 pm EST on Friday 9 December 2016.

Weather Situation

A trough and associated fresh southeasterly wind change will enter far southern Queensland waters this evening and then progress north, reaching Sunshine Coast waters late tonight and Fraser Island waters in the early hours of Saturday. The trough will continue progressing north through Capricornia waters during Saturday morning. A slow moving high pressure system will develop over the northwestern Tasman Sea during Saturday, extending a firm ridge through southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
Variable about 10 knots, tending southeasterly 20 to 25 knots from the south early this evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 10 December

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the northern bay during the morning. Winds turning easterly in the evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon.

Sunday 11 December

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Cloudy.

Monday 12 December

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.

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.

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