Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Wednesday 5 August 2015.

Weather Situation

A high to the southwest of Australia will move slowly eastwards over the next few days while maintaining a firm ridge across Queensland.

Forecast for Wednesday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Wednesday for Sunshine Coast Waters

Winds
Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 2 metres later in the evening.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Sunny.

Thursday 6 August

Strong Wind Warning for Thursday for Sunshine Coast Waters

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
1st Swell
Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
2nd Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Mostly sunny.

Friday 7 August

Winds
South to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 25 knots during the afternoon.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
2nd Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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 Wednesday.

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