Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Saturday 29 April 2017.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over South Australia extends a firm ridge into much of Queensland. The high will shift slowly eastwards into the Tasman Sea on Sunday, whilst weakening. The ridge will relax further during Monday and Tuesday as the high continues shifting eastwards over the Tasman Sea.

Forecast for Saturday until midnight

Winds
South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
1.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening.
Weather
Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower offshore south of Maroochydore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Sunday 30 April

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Maroochydore early in the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning.

Monday 1 May

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon.

Tuesday 2 May

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 40% 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 4:45 am EST Sunday.

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