Macquarie Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Coffs Harbour
Tides for Port Macquarie
Tides for Nelson Bay
forecast windsWednesday: N/NE increasing 20/25 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: S 25/35 kts
North to northeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Friday: Northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting southerly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres offshore north of Port Macquarie during the morning.Issued Wed 04:10 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NNE
most recent warnings
Gale Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra & Batemans coasts & Strong Wind Warning remaining coastal waters for Thursday
View all current warnings
Queenslanders have awoken to survey the full extent of Tropical Cyclone Debbie's destruction.
Damage from Cyclone Debbie has cut all roads to the north Queensland towns of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine, but there have been no reports of injury from Daydream Island in the Whitsundays, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said this morning.
When Cyclone Yasi devastated parts of North Queensland in 2011, the rains it brought with it took out about 20 million tonnes of coking coal production.