Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

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Forecast issued at 4:45 am EST on Sunday 5 December 2021.

Weather Situation

A ridge lies along the east coast, and will strengthen through today as a high moves into the Tasman Sea. The ridge will slowly weaken from Monday afternoon.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning.

Monday 6 December

Winds
South to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds tending east to southeasterly in the afternoon, then decreasing to 10 to 15 knots inshore the late evening.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
1st Swell
Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
2nd Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Tuesday 7 December

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly during the afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

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 3:50 pm EST Sunday.

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