Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsTuesday: Sea breeze 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: NE 15/20 kts
Easterly 10/15 knots with inshore afternoon northeasterly seabreezes reaching 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, with inshore afternoon northeasterly 15/20 knots seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the day, reaching 15/20 knots inshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Tue 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.