Weekend Forecast 20th – 22nd September 2019
Short period Easterly swell underpinned by long-period South groundswell. Far northern NSW: Slow 2 to 3ft sets across south facing breaks, mixing with consistent East swell ranging from 2 to 3ft elsewhere with size depending on exposure. Southern QLD: Easterly swell in the 2 to 3ft range across exposed breaks, more like 2ft elsewhere and bumping up in the arvo. WIND: Early light and variable West to SW land-breezes up to 5 knots, tending variable, then SE to NE up to 10 to 15 knots.
Short period Easterly swell mixing with residual South swell. Around 2 to 3ft+, exposed open beaches, grading smaller elsewhere with size depending on exposure. WIND: Early light NW/ North, tending NNE to NE around 10 knots, freshening to 10 to 15 knots.
Potential for a minor build in Easterly swell. Around 2 to 3ft+ exposed breaks, up to 2 to 4ft later, otherwise grading smaller elsewhere with size depending on exposure. WIND: NNW, Northerly, tending NNE 15 to 20 knots.