Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Bowen
Tides for Mackay
forecast windsThursday: N 25/30 kts
Friday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Northerly 25/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
most recent warnings
Gale Warning Capricornia & Fraser Is coasts, Sunshine/Gold Coast Waters, Hervey/Moreton Bay. Strong Wind Warning Townsville & Mackay Coast
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All south-east Queensland schools are closed today and businesses are being advised to shut their doors as the region prepares for a deluge from ex-Cyclone Debbie.
All south-east Queensland schools will be shut today and businesses asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.
Bad weather continues to hinder the cyclone recovery effort in north Queensland where flooding and fallen trees still block roads, phone lines are down and many homes remain without power.