North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots during the afternoon. Winds increasing further to northwesterly 25 to 30 knots in the late evening.
Southerly 2 to 2.5 metres offshore, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, decreasing to below 1 metres during the afternoon.
Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore south of Maroochydore at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore south of Maroochydore at night. Caution: Deceptively powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing.