BoM Marine Weather Forecast


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Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Sunshine Coast Waters: Double Island Point to Cape Moreton
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times inshore in the morning and early afternoon. Winds turning easterly from the east during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Maroochydore during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% 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: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Inshore late afternoon and evening sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Inshore late afternoon and evening sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower north of Kowanyama, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Inshore late afternoon and evening sea breezes 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
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: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the afternoon. Inshore late afternoon and early evening sea breezes south of Cullen Point.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon then becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late evening. Inshore late afternoon and early evening sea breezes south of Cullen Point.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Inshore late afternoon and early evening sea breezes south of Cullen Point.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Torres Strait Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Torres Strait
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres west of Cape York.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening.
Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Peninsula Coast: Sharp Point to Cape Melville
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather: Mostly clear. 30% chance of a shower offshore south of Cape Sidmouth, near zero chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth early in the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cooktown Coast: Cape Melville to Cape Tribulation
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Cairns.
Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Townsville Coast: Cardwell to Bowen
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, tending northeasterly inshore in the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
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: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers.
Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: 40% chance of showers in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Great Barrier Reef Offshore Waters
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers north of Creal Reef, 20% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Capricornia Coast: St Lawrence to Burnett Heads
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Hervey Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Hervey Bay
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: Below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending easterly from the east in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Southerly below 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots before dawn then decreasing to about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% 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: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Southerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly clear. 20% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times inshore in the morning and early afternoon. Winds turning easterly from the east during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres north of Maroochydore during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: East to southeasterly about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Moreton Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Moreton Bay
Issued: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots. Winds tending southerly in the late evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Mostly clear.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell:
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres in the northern bay during the afternoon or evening.
Swell:
Weather: Partly 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: Sunday, 30 April 3:50PM
Forecast for Sunday, 30 April
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower.
Forecast for Monday, 1 May
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly from the east in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers offshore, 40% chance elsewhere.
Forecast for Tuesday, 2 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
Forecast for Wednesday, 3 May
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the morning.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.