No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 20 September 2014.
A high pressure system over southeast Australia extends a ridge of high pressure up Queensland's east coast. The high and ridge should strengthen from Sunday.
Forecast for Saturday until midnight
- Northwest to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Cullen Point later in the evening.
Sunday 21 September
- Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cullen Point early in the morning and again in the evening.
- Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to around 1 metre later in the evening.
Monday 22 September
- Southeast to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly before dawn then tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon.
- Around 1 metre.
Tuesday 23 September
- Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
- Below 1 metre.
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 Sunday.