No warnings for Queensland
Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 18 September 2014.
A surface trough will move off the southern coast throughout this morning. A high pressure system in the Great Australian Bight will extend a ridge across southern Queensland waters in the wake of the trough.
Forecast for Thursday until midnight
- East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
- Below 1 metre.
- Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Friday 19 September
- Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
- Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
- Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Saturday 20 September
- Northerly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
- Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
- Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Sunday 21 September
- Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
- 1.5 to 2 metres.
- Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
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 4:45 am EST Friday.