Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 10 kts
Thursday: N/NW increasing 20/25 kts
Friday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots, shifting to east to southeasterly around midday. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to southerly 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the day. Winds increasing further to northwesterly 25/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres offshore, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres inshore, decreasing to below 1 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters for Thursday
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