Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BowenHigh Sat 22:30 EST (3.2m)
Low Sun 05:05 EST (0.6m)
High Sun 10:40 EST (2.4m)
Low Sun 16:56 EST (0.4m)
Tides for MackayHigh Sat 23:42 EST (6.2m)
Low Sun 06:19 EST (0.4m)
High Sun 12:08 EST (5.1m)
Low Sun 18:19 EST (0.3m)
forecast windsSaturday: SE 20 kts
Sunday: E/SE 20 kts
Monday: Variable 10 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Mackay by early evening. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore early in the morning. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Sat 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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