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Tides for Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt)

High Wed 19:30 (1.5m)
Low Wed 21:20 (1.5m)
High Thu 02:06 (1.7m)
Low Thu 10:49 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W/NW 20 kts
Thursday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 04:45 CST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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