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TODAY
1 ft E
@ 9 sec
3 kn WSW
10 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 11:23 PM (1.9m)
L 5:54 AM (0.3m)
H 11:58 AM (1.7m)
L 6:03 PM (0.5m)
6:26 AM 5:22 PM
20° Water
John Charlton

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Region: Palm Cove to Bulcock 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
  • 4/08/2015 6:11 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Poor

    Small and clean this morning after the S change, but there's only 1ft of E swell with the occasional 2ft'er on the open beaches. The winds are light SW early, forecast to go SSE later and the tide coming into a high just before 11am. Just some very small ones all along the S protected stretches early on the highest volume board you've got. Let's hope the incoming tide gives it a bit of push.

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  • Today's Outlook

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

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

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2ft+ ENE
@ 6 sec
16 kn SW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Tuesday, August 4, 2015 5:00 AM EST
Winds: South to southeasterly 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon.
Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers offshore, 50% chance elsewhere.

Coastal Weather
Mostly clear.
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Today
Sunny.
20°
Wednesday
Sunny.
21°
Thursday
Mostly sunny.
21°
Friday

UV Index 12 (Extreme)
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