Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for MaroochydoreLow Wed 16:39 EST (0.2m)
High Wed 22:49 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 05:08 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 11:28 EST (1.6m)
Tides for Gold CoastLow Wed 16:49 EST (0.1m)
High Wed 23:06 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 05:17 EST (0.0m)
High Thu 11:46 EST (1.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Thursday: Northerly 20/25 knots tending northwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore.Issued Wed 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Capricornia Coast, Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters
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