Sunshine Coast Waters Forecast: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 3:50 pm EST on Thursday 18 September 2014.

Weather Situation

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

Winds
East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.

Friday 19 September

Winds
Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.

Saturday 20 September

Winds
Northerly 15 to 20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell
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

Winds
Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas
1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell
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.

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

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