Southeast Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Maroochydore
Tides for Gold Coast
forecast windsThursday: W 25 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: SW 15/25 kts
Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning southwesterly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, tending southeasterly around 1 metre during the evening.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria. Cancellation for Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters
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