Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for GladstoneLow Thu 14:14 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 20:40 EST (4.4m)
Low Fri 03:06 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 09:01 EST (3.7m)
forecast windsThursday: SE 25 kts
Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre in southern waters. Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.