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TODAY
2-3 ft E
@ 8 sec
11 kn SE
12 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 6:14 PM (1.4m)
L 12:16 AM (0.4m)
H 6:50 AM (1.8m)
L 1:16 PM (0.5m)
5:37 AM 6:24 PM
27° Water
John Charlton

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Palm Cove to Bulcock Beach

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Coastalwatch surf reporters are the saltiest locals around. Part fish, part shark, part human, they live for the waves and are usually more local than the locals. They’ll be up before dawn waiting for first light to reveal the days surf conditions and can sense a change of wind from a sparrows fart. Each reporter covers a region of coastline which includes many number of surf spots and beaches. Please consider there may be possible variations between this report and your local spot due to differences in orientation to the coast and any local idiosyncrasies that may also effect the swell and weather patterns.


by John Charlton
  • 23/02/2017 5:26 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Pretty Good

    The E swell is bigger this morning in the 2-3ft range with bigger sets on the open beaches and conditions are uneven but clean with SSW winds early. SE winds forecast later and high tide is at 6.10am, dropping to low at 12.40pm. There us a quite a bit of water moving around on the open beaches with the S corners and E facing points smaller but more organised and try the outer bays at Noosa later when the tide drops and the winds go around to the SE..

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: SSW 0-10 kts
    Best at: North-facing beaches
    Conditions: Bumpy

    Afternoon
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: SE 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2 - 3ft+ ESE
@ 9 sec
12 kn SE
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Thursday, February 23, 2017 05:00 EST Forecast
Winds: Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots. Forecast
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres. Forecast
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore. Forecast Weather: Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore, near zero chance elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Mostly clear.
25.3°
Now Mostly clear.
Mostly sunny.
20° 30°
Friday Mostly sunny.
Possible late shower.
20° 30°
Saturday Possible late shower.
Shower or two.
21° 28°
Sunday Shower or two.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

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