Weather

Capricornia marine weather

Forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times. Inshore winds tending more easterly during the afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots, turning southeasterly and increasing to 20/25 knots during the morning and early afternoon as a trough moves north. Lighter winds north of the trough. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, possibly reaching up to 30 knots at times in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore, and increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, possibly reaching up to 30 knots at times in the morning. Winds decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore.
Issued Tue 15:50 EST

Seas

Swell

Up to 1.5m Up to 1.0m, E

Winds

Wednesday SE increasing 20/25 kts
Thursday SE locally 30 kts
Friday SE locally 30 kts

Tides

Heron Island
High Wed 02:46 (2.3m)
Low Wed 09:36 (0.9m)
High Wed 15:59 (2.1m)
Low Wed 21:40 (1.3m)

Coastal Wind Reports

Location Period Direction Speed Gusts
Lady Elliot Is 02:30 ESE 19kt ESE 19kt 24kt
Miriam Vale 02:30 SSE 7kt SSE 7kt 12kt
Rundle Island 04:53 S 21kt S 21kt 22kt
Sandy Cape 02:30 SSW 6kt SSW 6kt 9kt
Yeppoon 02:30 SSW 5kt SSW 5kt 6kt
Gladstone 02:30 SW 3kt SW 3kt 4kt