Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsWednesday: E 15/20 kts
Thursday: N 30 kts
Friday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending easterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon then turning north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then tending south to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Tending northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots offshore and 20/25 knots inshore early. Winds tending westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 10:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters for Thursday
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Wind gusts of 83 kilometres per hour have slammed Port Augusta at the top of the Eyre Peninsula, as South Australia battens down for severe weather.
Major flooding will continue to affect parts of central western New South Wales well into October as inundated catchments struggle to cope with record-breaking rainfall.
Residents who have had to evacuate their homes at Forbes in the New South Wales central-west may be able to return if flood levels continue to recede.