BoM Marine Weather Forecast


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Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.

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: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots with inshore afternoon and early evening sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots at first, tending east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Winds tending variable 10 knots again in the afternoon with inshore afternoon and early evening sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots shifting northeasterly early in the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 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: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots with inshore afternoon and evening sea breezes.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots at first, tending east to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Winds tending variable 10 knots again in the afternoon with inshore afternoon and early evening sea breezes.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers offshore west of Cape York in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Inshore afternoon sea breezes south of Cape Sidmouth.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, with inshore afternoon sea breezes south of Cape Sidmouth. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef by early evening.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres later in the evening.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Cape Sidmouth.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown later in the evening.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then tending east to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cooktown by early evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore north of Cooktown at night.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Winds tending easterly inshore during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Winds tending easterly inshore during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: East to southeasterly1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres south of Innisfail by early evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning easterly during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Cape Bowling Green in the evening. Winds tending northeasterly inshore south of Ingham in the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Winds tending northeasterly inshore south of Ingham in the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Sunny.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Easterly to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.
Weather: Sunny.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Capricorn in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Agnes Water.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Agnes Water in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the day then tending easterly during the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: Easterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots for a period in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning north to northeasterly below 10 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 0.5 metres.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Northeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Gold Coast Waters: Cape Moreton to Point Danger
Issued: Saturday, 16 December 3:50PM
Forecast for Saturday, 16 December
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Sunday, 17 December
Winds: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 18 December
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Forecast for Tuesday, 19 December
Winds: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.