Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Bowen
Tides for Mackay
forecast windsMonday: S/SE locally 35 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 64 kts
Monday: South to southeasterly 25/35 knots south of Mackay, possibly reaching up to 35 knots at times. Winds north of Mackay 30/40 knots, reaching 50 knots at times, mostly offshore. Winds above 64 knots possible in the far north depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Tuesday: Above 64 knots possible north of Sarina, depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Winds tending east to northeasterly 30/40 knots south of Sarina. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Outlook Wednesday: Tropical System Location At 10:0 am EST Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie was located about 205 nautical miles east of Townsville and 135 nautical miles east northeast of Bowen. Centre located near 19.1S 150.4E. Recent movement has been towards the south southwest at 4 knots. Northeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 12:09 EST
Seas: Up to 8.0m
Swell: Up to 8.0m
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Hurricane Force Wind Warning for Townsville Coast, Mackay Coast and Great Barrier Reef Offshore. Gales for Capricornia Coast
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Victoria is being hit with strong winds as the weather bureau warns of gusts of up to 100 kilometres per hour and possible thunderstorms.
Thousands of north Queenslanders are being evacuated as Cyclone Debbie bears down on the coast, bringing winds of up to 240 kilometres per hour and possibly a four-metre storm surge.
Blustery winds and thunderstorms are lashing Victoria today as a cold front sweeps across the state.