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TODAY
2-3 ft ENE
@ 13 sec
4 kn WNW
11 min ago
Incoming tide
L 8:15 PM (0.4m)
H 2:11 AM (1.1m)
L 8:13 AM (0.3m)
H 3:11 PM (1.4m)
6:07 AM 5:30 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
  • 25/08/2016 12:53 PM | Report

    Today's rating - Pretty Good

    Update. Blue skies, offshore winds and 2-3ft of swell. There are fun waves all along the coast this arvo. Early Report. Grey skies with fresh NW winds up early and 2 up to 3ft on the sets of uneven ENE swell this morning. Strong W winds, going SW are forecast for later in the day and the tide is low early at 7.10am with low at 2pm. The S end of the coast is wind affected early by the NW winds with the N end from Burleigh to TOS the pick and wave quality should improve on the incoming tide during the morning.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 1m
    Wind: NW 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Bumpy

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.8m
    Wind: W 20-30 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

1 - 2ft ESE
@ 12 sec
5 kn WSW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Thursday, August 25, 2016 05:00 EST Wind. Westerly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning southwesterly during the day. Seas. 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 to 1.5 metres around midday. Swell. Northerly 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Southeasterly around 1 metre. Partly cloudy. 30% chance of a shower offshore early this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Clear.
8.4°
Now Clear.
Late shower or two.
20°
Friday Late shower or two.
Possible shower.
20°
Saturday Possible shower.
Possible shower.
10° 22°
Sunday Possible shower.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

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