Sandy Cape to Double Island Point forecast and Hervey Bay
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Issued at 3:06 pm EST on Sunday 26 May 2013
A large high [1031 hPa] over the Great Australian Bight will move slowly east during the next few days, extending a strengthening ridge over much of Queensland.
Please be aware
Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given
here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height
Warning Summary at issue time
A Strong Wind Warning is current for waters between St
Lawrence and Double Island Point.
Fraser Island Waters, Sandy Cape to Double Island Point:
A Strong Wind Warning is current.
Sunday until midnight: Winds: South to southeasterly 25 to 30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 2 to 3 metres. Scattered showers.
Monday: Winds: South to southeasterly 25 to 30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 2 to 2.5 metres. Scattered showers.
Tuesday: Winds: Southeasterly 25 to 30 knots.
Wednesday: Winds: Southeasterly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots in the morning.
A Strong Wind Warning has been issued for Monday.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:36 am EST