Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsFriday: S/SW 40 kts
Saturday: S 25/30 kts
Sunday: S 25/30 kts
West to southwesterly 25/33 becoming south to southwesterly 30/33 knots and reaching up to 40 knots with a change from the south in the morning. Seas: 2/4 metres. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres developing during the morning, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres developing during the morning, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Easterly less than one metre. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres from midday. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S
most recent warnings
Residents in the Whitsundays in central Queensland have been urged not to drink tap water for the next few days due to health risks.
Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.
Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.