Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
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forecast windsWednesday: NW/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/SE 20 kts
Friday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly during the morning and early afternoon. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Wed 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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A severe weather warning has been issued for Sydney and parts of the NSW Central Coast, with heavy rainfall and strong winds expected to hit during this afternoon's peak hour.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.