Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsTuesday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/25 kts
Thursday: SE 10/20 kts
Southeasterly about 10 knots, increasing to 10/15 knots in the morning and increasing further to 15/20 knots from the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Tue 00:31 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Gale Warning for the Following Area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria
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WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.