Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for GladstoneHigh Fri 09:01 EST (3.7m)
Low Fri 15:01 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 21:23 EST (4.5m)
Low Sat 03:50 EST (0.4m)
forecast windsFriday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Sunday: NE/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Capricorn in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Agnes Water. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly in the morning then 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. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
most recent warnings
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
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.