Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tides for BowenHigh Wed 07:47 EST (2.3m)
Low Wed 14:04 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 20:38 EST (3.1m)
Low Thu 02:58 EST (0.8m)
Tides for MackayHigh Wed 09:07 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 15:17 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 21:35 EST (5.8m)
Low Thu 04:08 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: SE 30 kts
Thursday: SE 25 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots north of Mackay early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ENE
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Strong Wind Warning for Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast, Cairns Coast, Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast
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