Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BowenHigh Tue 00:02 EST (2.9m)
Low Tue 06:47 EST (0.7m)
High Tue 12:41 EST (2.3m)
Low Tue 18:45 EST (0.8m)
Tides for MackayLow Mon 19:06 EST (0.5m)
High Tue 01:11 EST (5.7m)
Low Tue 07:47 EST (0.6m)
High Tue 13:47 EST (4.9m)
forecast windsMonday: Variable 10 kts
Tuesday: S 10/15 kts
Wednesday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Thursday: S 15/25 kts
Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 15:51 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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Tasmanian snow: Rescue effort underway to reach couple trapped in snowy central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected
A Tasmanian rescue helicopter has abandoned plans to winch out a couple trapped with their car in Mount Field national park after heavy snowfall in the state.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.