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Last Update: 18:27 on 11/4/12
Wind Direction: SSE
Current Wind Speed: 8.03 knots
Daily Wind High: 15.23 knots at 17:34
Daily Wind Average: vda002 knots
Monthly Wind High: 15.23 knots on 11/4/12
Monthly Wind Average: 2.70 knots
Yearly Wind High: 186.00 knots on 26/3/12
Yearly Wind Average: 6.52 knots

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Forecast

IDQ17500
BUREAU OF METEOROLOGY
Queensland Region
Brisbane Office

BOATING WEATHER FOR SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND COASTAL WATERS
Issued at 8:50am EST on Wednesday the 2nd of October 2013

Please be aware
Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum
waves may be up to twice the height

[issued 0607 Wednesday]
SYNOPTIC SITUATION
A high over the northern Tasman Sea extends a weak ridge over southern
Queensland waters. A surface trough and associated south to southeasterly wind
change is expected to enter southern waters during late Thursday afternoon,
extending north throughout Capricornia waters during Friday.

[issued 0607 Wednesday]
FORECAST FOR MORETON BAY
Wednesday until midnight: Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots, becoming variable 5 to
10 knots during the morning, then north to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots during
the afternoon, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening. Seas: 0.7 to 1.3
metres. Patchy rain, clearing in the morning.
Thursday: Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, tending west to
northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the day, before a south to southwesterly
change 20 to 30 knots in the late afternoon or early evening. Seas: 0.7 to 1
metre, increasing to 1.5 metres in the evening. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
Friday: Winds: Southerly 20 to 30 knots, tending south to southeasterly 20 to 25
knots during the day and to 15 to 20 knots during the evening.

[issued 0607 Wednesday]
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT TO POINT DANGER
Wednesday until midnight: Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, tending
variable 5 to 10 knots during the morning, then north to northeasterly 10 to 15
knots during the afternoon, increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the evening. Seas:
0.8 to 1.8 metres. Swell: Less than 1.5 metres. Patchy rain in the morning.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms over northern waters in the afternoon and
evening.
Thursday: Winds: North to northwesterly 20 to 25 knots, easing to 15 to 20 knots
during the day, before a south to southwesterly change 25 to 30 knots from the
south late afternoon and evening. Seas: 2 to 2.5 metres. Swell: Less than 1.5
metres. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Friday: Winds: Southerly 25 to 30 knots, decreasing to south to southeasterly 20
to 25 knots later in the day.

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Moreton Bay Observations

IDQ65117

These current observations have not been quality controlled. Click on Station Name for last 72 hours of data.
Last updated: 13:07 AEST Monday 24 November 2014

Station Name Current Observations
Date Time(AEST) Temp(deg C) Dew point(deg C) Rel Hum(%) Wind dir Wind speed Wind gust Press(hPa) Rain since 9am(mm)
(km/h) (knots) (km/h) (knots)
Double Is Pt 24 13:00 29.0 18.7 54 NNE 33 18 37 20 1015.8 0.0
Tewantin 24 13:00 26.6 20.7 70 NNE 26 14 37 20 1015.3 0.0
Maroochydore 24 13:00 28.7 21.5 65 NNE 31 17 39 21 1015.1 0.0
Redcliffe 24 13:00 27.7 18.7 58 NE 37 20 43 23 1015.0 0.0
Brisbane Airport 24 13:00 28.1 20.0 61 NNE 35 19 44 24 1014.7 0.0
Cape Moreton 24 13:00 26.9 21.0 70 NNE 30 16 39 21 1015.7 0.0
Spitfire Channel 24 13:00 - - - N 35 19 41 22 - 0.0
Inner Beacon 24 13:00 - - - NE 35 19 41 22 - 0.0
Peel Island – The Spit 24 13:00 - - - NNE 30 16 39 21 - 0.0
Gold Coast Seaway 24 13:00 26.3 18.7 63 NNE 33 18 37 20 1014.5 0.0
Coolangatta 24 13:00 26.0 19.6 68 N 33 18 43 23 1014.6 0.0

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