Forecast issued at 4:46 am EST on Tuesday 3 March 2015.
A high in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge into southern Queensland waters. The ridge will relax from the south later today and Wednesday as the high shifts further east.
Forecast for Tuesday until midnight
- Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
- 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
- Southeasterly around 1 metre.
- 30% chance of a shower this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Wednesday 4 March
- Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly in the evening.
- Below 1 metre.
- East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.
Thursday 5 March
- North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
- Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
- Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm 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.