Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for MaroochydoreLow Thu 17:38 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 23:38 EST (1.4m)
Low Fri 05:58 EST (0.3m)
High Fri 12:31 EST (1.6m)
Tides for Gold CoastLow Thu 17:50 EST (0.2m)
High Thu 23:58 EST (1.2m)
Low Fri 06:07 EST (0.1m)
High Fri 12:46 EST (1.4m)
forecast windsThursday: NW 30 kts
Friday: SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 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 12:43 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning Capricornia Coast, Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters
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A band of thunderstorms swept across NSW and QLD late last night and into this morning, bringing a thundery alarm.
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.