Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsThursday: NE increasing 25/30 kts
Friday: S/SW 30/45 kts
Saturday: S 25/35 kts
Northeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 40 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning southwesterly 30/35 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 30/45 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 3/4 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Thu 08:10 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE
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Gale Warning Mackay, GBR, Capricornia & Fraser Is coasts, Sunshine/Gold Coast Waters, Hervey/Moreton Bay. Strong Wind Warning Townsville Cst
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Bad weather continues to hinder the cyclone recovery effort in north Queensland where flooding and fallen trees still block roads, phone lines are down and many homes remain without power.
All south-east Queensland schools will be shut today and businesses asked to close by lunchtime as ex-Cyclone Debbie nears, bringing severe thunderstorms, torrential rain and flash flooding.
All south-east Queensland schools are closed today and businesses are being advised to shut their doors as the region prepares for a deluge from ex-Cyclone Debbie.