Fraser Island Coast Weather

Forecast

Fraser Island Coast: Sandy Cape to Double Island Point

Issued at: 26/09/2017 04:46.

A coastal trough will move north through southern Queensland waters today, most likely reaching northern Sunshine Coast waters this evening and then becoming slow moving. The trough will then likely weaken while slipping southwards during Wednesday. Another surface trough should then move eastwards into the southeastern interior of the state on Thursday with fresh to strong northerly winds developing over southern waters.
Tuesday, 26/09/2017
Winds North to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots, decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the late evening.
Seas 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday.
Swell Easterly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.
Wednesday, 27/09/2017
Winds Northwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn. Winds then tending northwest to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and reaching up to 20 knots at times in the evening.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather Partly cloudy.
Thursday, 28/09/2017
Winds Northerly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the day.
Seas 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres during the morning.
Swell Southerly below 1 metre.
Weather Mostly sunny.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 26/09/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Bundaberg   26 Sep 13:40

Anemometer Location: Airport. 27m above sea level. 16km from coast.

Wind

N   16 kts

Gusts

19 kts

Temp

28.1°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Hervey Bay   26 Sep 13:40

Anemometer Location: Airport. 14.5m above sea level. 2.5km from coast.

Wind

N   14 kts

Gusts

21 kts

Temp

24.9°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Rainbow Beach   26 Sep 09:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 14.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

NW   10 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

23.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Double Island Point   26 Sep 13:40

Anemometer Location: On clifftop. 94.5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

N   6 kts

Gusts

7 kts

Temp

26.7°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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