Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for MaroochydoreHigh Thu 00:03 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 06:36 EST (0.3m)
High Thu 12:55 EST (1.5m)
Low Thu 18:59 EST (0.6m)
Tides for Gold CoastHigh Thu 00:19 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 06:40 EST (0.1m)
High Thu 13:11 EST (1.3m)
Low Thu 19:07 EST (0.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW increasing 20/25 kts
Thursday: S/SW 30 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/2 metres offshore, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 15:51 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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