Forecast issued at 4:48 am EST on Monday 6 July 2015.
A weak trough will shift east over southeastern Queensland today, most likely contracting off the southern coast early Tuesday and then extending a southerly wind change north through southern waters during Tuesday. A high will then move east into the Tasman Sea, extending a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for Monday until midnight
- Southwest to northwesterly about 10 knots tending northerly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon then turning southwest to northwesterly again in the late evening.
- Below 1 metre.
Tuesday 7 July
- Westerly 10 to 15 knots, tending southwest to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots from the late morning and increasing south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the late afternoon.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay by early evening.
Wednesday 8 July
- South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the far north.
- Partly cloudy. 60% 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 Monday.