BoM Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Point Lookout late this afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for South East Gulf of Carpentaria: QLD-NT Border to Cape Keerweer
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots with a 15 to 20 knots sea breeze developing inshore during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots with a seabreeze developing inshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: North to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots with a seabreeze developing inshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.
North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for North East Gulf of Carpentaria: Cape Keerweer to Crab Island
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cullen Point early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell:
Weather: The chance of a thunderstorm offshore this morning. Sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon then becoming northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: The chance of a thunderstorm offshore south of Cullen Point in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown by early evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore between Cairns and Innisfail in the early afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres between Cairns and Innisfail around midday.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, tending northeasterly inshore during the day with seabreezes.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, tending northeasterly inshore during the day with seabreezes and reaching up to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Easterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots before dawn.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel during the evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon and becoming northeasterly inshore west of Hervey Bay township.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10 to 15 knots for a period in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Easterly below 10 knots tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly about 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Light and variable winds inshore early.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots, becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots with a change from the south in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southern bay late this afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots with a change from the south in the late morning or early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Friday, 16 November 4:45AM
Weather Situation
High pressure systems, one moving slowly eastwards of New Zealand, and another moving through the Great Australian Bight, will maintain a ridge about the east Queensland coast and Gulf of Carpentaria during the forecast period.
Forecast for Friday, 16 November
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Point Lookout late this afternoon and evening.
Forecast for Saturday, 17 November
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm at night.
Forecast for Sunday, 18 November
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.