Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for GladstoneHigh Thu 00:02 EST (3.8m)
Low Thu 06:19 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 12:38 EST (3.8m)
Low Thu 18:41 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: N 30 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots reaching 15/20 knots inshore at times. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Agnes Water. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters. Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cape Capricorn in the afternoon. Winds increasing to 25 knots before shifting west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning east to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Agnes Water by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Capricornia Coast, Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters
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