West Coast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Thevenard
forecast windsMonday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Tuesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/30 kts
West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, decreasing to 15/20 knots early afternoon and 10/15 knots late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: West to northwest 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the morning then turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres.Issued Mon 10:41 CDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.
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