Gold Coast Waters Weather

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Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

Issued at: 19/10/2017 18:31.

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 decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell Easterly 2 metres.
Weather Partly cloudy.
Friday, 20/10/2017
Winds East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the late morning and afternoon.
Seas Below 1 metre.
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 North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting south to southeasterly 20 to 33 knots from the south during the morning.
Seas Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2 to 3 metres around midday.
Swell Southerly about 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather Cloudy. 95% chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Sunday, 22/10/2017
Winds South to southeasterly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day then easing further to 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.

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

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Gold Coast Seaway   19 Oct 19:00

Anemometer Location: Coastal dunes. 3m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

ENE   11 kts

Gusts

14 kts

Temp

21.3°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Coolangatta   19 Oct 19:10

Anemometer Location: Airport. 6m above sea level. 1km from coast.

Wind

NE   11 kts

Gusts

11 kts

Temp

21.9°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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