Coolum Surf Cam & Surf Report
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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
18/04/2015 5:35 AM | Report
Today's rating - Average
There are a few small ones about again early this morning but you'll need to get in early. The swell is a bit messy and it has gone around to the ENE and is around 2ft with light W winds which unseasonally are forecast to go ENE later and the tide is high at 7.30am, it's dropping to a low at 1.44pm. Get in early for some small ones of average quality along the open beaches this morning on the high tide before the ENE winds come in and spoil conditions.
Wind: W 0-10 kts
Best at: Open beaches
Wind: ENE 10-20 kts
Best at: South-facing beaches
Conditions: Wind affected
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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast
Forecast for Saturday, April 18, 2015 5:00 AM EST
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the early morning.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: East to southeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.
UV Index 12 (Extreme)
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