Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Bowen
Tides for Mackay
forecast windsMonday: S/SE 64 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 64 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts
Monday: South to southeasterly 20/30 knots south of Sarina, reaching up to 35 knots at times. Winds north of Sarina 30/40 knots, reaching 50 knots at times Winds above 64 knots possible north of Mackay offshore, depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas:. Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Tuesday: Above 64 knots possible north of Sarina, depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Winds tending east to northeasterly 30/45 knots south of Sarina. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly 20/30 knots becoming northeasterly 20/25 knots early in the morning then tending north to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Tropical System Location At 5:0 pm EST Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie was located about 110 nautical miles east northeast of Bowen and 110 nautical miles north northeast of Mackay. Centre located near 19.5S 150.1E. Recent movement has been towards the southwest at 3 knots. Northerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 18:32 EST
Seas: Up to 8.0m
Swell: Up to 8.0m
most recent warnings
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
After spending three days brewing over the Coral Sea, Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie will make landfall tomorrow.
Evacuation centres are designed to be a safe place to wait out a cyclone â?? not be a home away from home.