Central Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BowenHigh Wed 12:21 EST (2.4m)
Low Wed 18:33 EST (0.9m)
High Thu 00:31 EST (2.4m)
Low Thu 07:14 EST (0.7m)
Tides for MackayHigh Wed 13:25 EST (5.2m)
Low Wed 19:42 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 01:40 EST (5.0m)
Low Thu 08:07 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: N increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly early in the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for Capricornia Coast, Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters for Thursday
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Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.
Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.
Snow has fallen in Western Australia's Stirling Ranges, including Bluff Knoll, for the second time in a matter of weeks, after a chilly night in the Great Southern.