Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BowenHigh Thu 07:28 EST (2.4m)
Low Thu 13:22 EST (0.7m)
High Thu 19:35 EST (2.8m)
Low Fri 02:01 EST (0.6m)
Tides for MackayLow Thu 02:17 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 08:20 EST (4.7m)
Low Thu 14:26 EST (1.0m)
High Thu 20:28 EST (5.3m)
forecast windsThursday: SE 30 kts
Friday: SE increasing 25/30 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 20/25 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots north of Hamilton Island in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the middle of the day then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre offshore.Issued Wed 22:20 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE
most recent warnings
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