Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Tuesday 26 May 2020.

Weather Situation

A large high [1031 hPa] over Tasmania coupled with a slow moving low over the Tasman Sea, will maintain light to moderate southwesterly winds over southern Queensland waters. Winds will become more south to southeasterly later Wednesday and on Thursday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
West to northwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Clear.

Wednesday 27 May

Winds
Variable about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Swell
Southerly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 28 May

Winds
South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending east to southeasterly in the afternoon, then turning north to northeasterly inshore south of Noosa Heads in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
1st Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
2nd Swell
Southerly below 1 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 29 May

Winds
South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the late morning.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the late morning.
1st Swell
Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
2nd Swell
South to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore then decreasing to below 1 metre in the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.

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The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EST Wednesday.

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