Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Gladstone
forecast windsSunday: SE 25/30 kts
Monday: E 34 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 34 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25/30 knots north of Agnes Water in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore north of Cape Capricorn. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore southern waters. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore southern waters. Monday: Easterly 15/20 knots, tending 20/25 knots north of Cape Capricorn and reaching 25/33 knots north of Samuel Hill. Winds above 34 knots possible in the far north, depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Winds above 34 knots possible in the far north, depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Outlook Wednesday: Tropical System Location At 4:0 pm EST Tropical Cyclone Debbie was located about 245 nautical miles east northeast of Townsville and 185 nautical miles east northeast of Bowen. Centre located near 18.4S 151.0E. Recent movement has been towards the southwest at 4 knots. Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Sun 18:35 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m
most recent warnings
Storm Force Warning for Townsville Coast GBR Offshore. Gale Warning for Mackay Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Capricornia Coast
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Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities of the Whitsundays and Burdekin council areas in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.
Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.