Coolum Surf Cam & Surf Report
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L 7:28 PM (0.5m)
H 2:08 AM (1.3m)
L 7:53 AM (0.8m)
H 1:43 PM (1.4m)
Regional Surf Report
Surf Report Info
Region: Palm Cove to Bulcock Beach
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
19/01/2017 5:31 AM | Report
Today's rating - Average
The swell is still only small, it's around 1 ft out of the ENE with the occasional bigger ones this morning. The winds are light N early with a strong S change about to hit and the tide is low at 6.45am, coming back in to a high at 12.50pm. Once the strong S change comes through try from Moffats to Currumundi, Alex to Maroochydore, Coolum and A Bay for a few small ones
Wind: SSW 0-10 kts
Best at: North-facing beaches
Wind: SSE 10-20 kts
Best at: Protected coves and points
Tomorrow's Surf Forecast
Forecast for Thursday, January 19, 2017 05:00 EST
Winds: West to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Forecast
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres offshore south of Maroochydore. Forecast
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Forecast Weather: Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower later tonight.
Now Partly cloudy.
Friday Possible shower or storm.
Saturday Shower or two. Possible storm.
Sunday Shower or two.
UV Index : 5 (Moderate)
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