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TODAY
1 ft E
@ 10 sec
6 kn WSW
15 min ago
Outgoing tide
H 8:12 AM (1.8m)
L 2:18 PM (0.1m)
H 8:40 PM (2.1m)
L 3:03 AM (0.1m)
6:03 AM 5:34 PM
20° Water
John Charlton

Regional Surf Report

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Surf Report Info

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
  • 30/08/2015 6:05 AM | Report

    Today's rating - Average

    Overcast and the run of very small waves continues with the swell clean from the E only in the 1 up to 2ft range on the sets. The winds are light offshore from the WSW early, they're forecast to pick up from the SSW, then the SSE later in the day and the tide is high just after 8am with low is at 2.10pm. Small ones along the coast early on the higher tide this morning on the highest volume board you've got. Points and S corners later when the S winds get up

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  • Today's Outlook

    Morning
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: WSW 0-10 kts
    Best at: North-facing beaches
    Conditions: Clean

    Afternoon
    Swell: 0.6m
    Wind: SSE 10-20 kts
    Best at: Protected coves and points
    Conditions: Clean

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Tomorrow's Surf Forecast

2ft S
@ 10 sec
14 kn SW
@ 12 AM
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Marine Outlook

Forecast for Sunday, August 30, 2015 00:00 EST
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the afternoon.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore during the morning.
Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm offshore north of Maroochydore in the morning and afternoon.

Coastal Weather
Cloud clearing.
24°
Today
Sunny.
23°
Monday
Sunny.
24°
Tuesday
Sunny.
26°
Wednesday

UV Index 7 (High)
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