Issued at 10:15 am EST on Monday 19 August 2019
Warning Summary Monday 2.5m
Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Gold Coast Waters
Winds: North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching 20 to 25 knots offshore.
Winds shifting southwesterly to southerly 25 to 30 knots in the late afternoon
as a vigorous trough moves offshore. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5
to 2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre offshore.
Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Gold Coast Waters
Winds: Southerly 20 to 25 knots, reaching 25 to 30 knots in the early morning
then easing to 15 to 20 knots by late morning. Winds then becoming east to
southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon and then light northwesterly
in the evening. Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday.
Swell: Inshore: southeasterly up to 1 metre. Offshore: southerly 1 to 2 metres.
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 20 knots in the
afternoon. Lighter winds inshore in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre,
increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1
to 2 metres offshore, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning.