Fraser Island Coast Weather

Forecast

Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point

Issued at: 19/10/2017 15:50.

A slow moving high pressure system over the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge over southern Queensland waters. A trough and associated southeasterly change is expected to move northwards through southern waters on Saturday, extending into Capricornia waters on Sunday.
Thursday, 19/10/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times this afternoon.
Seas Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell Easterly 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 2 to 2.5 metres offshore.
Weather Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Friday, 20/10/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning.
Seas Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Weather Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Saturday, 21/10/2017
Winds Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather Cloudy. 90% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Sunday, 22/10/2017
Winds Southerly 20 to 30 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 3 metres.
Swell Southerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather Cloudy. 80% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 20/10/2017 04:45

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Current Weather

Bundaberg   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 27m above sea level. 16km from coast.

Wind

SE   5 kts

Gusts

6 kts

Temp

20.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Hervey Bay   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Airport. 14.5m above sea level. 2.5km from coast.

Wind

ESE   7 kts

Gusts

9 kts

Temp

21.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Rainbow Beach   19 Oct 09:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 14.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SE   15 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

21.9°c

Rain 9am

1.0 mm

Double Island Point   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: On clifftop. 94.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

E   17 kts

Gusts

19 kts

Temp

21.4°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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