Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

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Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Tuesday 25 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A weak ridge extends over the southern waters. A high will move into the Tasman Sea on Wednesday strengthening the ridge. A low in the Tasman Sea will drift east overnight and during Wednesday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
East to southeasterly about 10 knots, turning east to northeasterly inshore.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 26 January

Winds
South to southeasterly below 10 knots, tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day and reaching up to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre around midday.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy. Possible morning showers.

Thursday 27 January

Winds
Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning. Winds tending east to southeasterly during the evening.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell
Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 28 January

Winds
East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell
East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% 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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