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TODAY
1 ft E
@ 7 sec
11 kn SE
8 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 3:02 PM (1.0m)
L 9:03 PM (0.5m)
H 4:15 AM (1.3m)
L 10:44 AM (0.5m)
5:33 AM 6:27 PM
25° Water
John Charlton

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

Region: Nth Stradbroke - Point Lookout to Cabarita Beach

Reporters location:

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
  • 20/02/2017 1:06 PM | Report

    Today's rating - Poor

    Update. Strong ESE winds and only 1ft of E swell. A few tiny ones on the Coolangatta points are the only options. Early Report. Very small and clean after the S change with the winds very light from the SW early and the swell is only small out of the ENE in the 1ft range, up to 2ft occasionally on the sets. WSW winds, going SSE are forecast later in the morning and low tide is at 9.50am with high at 3.15pm. A few very small ones early all along the coast on the dropping tide, then D'bah and the points as the tide drops more and the winds go around to the SSE and take a board with plenty of volume.

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.5m
    Wind: SW 0-10 kts
    Best at: Open beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.5m
    Wind: ESE 20-30 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

1ft+ ESE
@ 7 sec
6 kn E
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Monday, February 20, 2017 05:00 EST Forecast
Winds: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the morning and then tending east to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots in the late afternoon. Forecast
Seas: Below 1 metre. Forecast
Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Forecast Weather: Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers offshore, 30% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm early this morning.

Coastal Weather
Possible early shower.
27.3°
Now Possible early shower.
Possible shower.
22° 29°
Tuesday Possible shower.
Possible shower.
22° 29°
Wednesday Possible shower.
Possible shower.
21° 29°
Thursday Possible shower.

UV Index : 5 (Moderate)

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