South Queensland

Synoptic Situation: A high [1020 hPa] in the southern Coral Sea extends a weak ridge over southern waters. The ridge will move off the southern Queensland coast through the early days of next week, with a brief southerly change over southeastern waters expected behind a weak trough on Monday. A deeper trough will move slowly across the state late in the weekend, likely moving offshore late on Tuesday or early on Wednesday.
Wind 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.
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots south of Point Lookout.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.2 metres south of Point Lookout.
Swell 1: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Sunny.
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell 1: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell 1: Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Queensland

Wind 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.
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots south of Point Lookout.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.2 metres south of Point Lookout.
Swell 1: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Sunny.
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell 1: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell 1: Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger

Sunday 1 August

Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots south of Point Lookout.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 2 to 2.2 metres south of Point Lookout.
Swell 1: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Sunny.

Monday 2 August

Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday.
Swell 1: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

Tuesday 3 August

Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning west to northwesterly during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell 1: Southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.