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Tides for Maroochydore

High Thu 11:28 EST (1.6m)
Low Thu 17:38 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 23:38 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 05:58 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Gold Coast

High Thu 11:46 EST (1.4m)
Low Thu 17:50 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 23:58 EST (1.2m)
Low Fri 06:07 EST (0.1m)

forecast winds

Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10/15 kts


Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon, then increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore.

Issued Thu 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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