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1-2 ft ESE
@ 8 sec
7 kn ENE
15 min ago
Incoming tide
L 10:33 AM (0.2m)
H 5:25 PM (1.5m)
L 11:56 PM (0.2m)
H 5:49 AM (1.1m)
6:04 AM 5:31 PM
20° Water
John Charlton

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Nth Stradbroke - Point Lookout to Cabarita 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
  • 28/08/2016 5:47 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    There is only a small ESE swell on offer this morning, it's in the 1 up to 2ft range on the more open beaches and 1ft in the more sheltered breaks. Conditions are clean with light WSW winds early, they're forecast to go S, then ESE later and low tide is at 10.30am with high at 5,25pm. There is touch more size down on the Tweed Coast, D'bah and TOS and they are the pick early with very small ones on the Points as the tide drops during the morning. Smaller but fun on a high volume board.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: WSW 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.7m
    Wind: S 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

1 - 2ft SE
@ 8 sec
5 kn NW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Sunday, August 28, 2016 05:00 EST Wind. Southerly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas. 1 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell. South to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Easterly around 1 metre. Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower offshore early this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Clear.
19.5°
Now Clear.
Mostly sunny.
10° 23°
Monday Mostly sunny.
Partly cloudy.
12° 23°
Tuesday Partly cloudy.
Partly cloudy.
13° 23°
Wednesday Partly cloudy.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

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