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Tides

Tides for Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt)

Low Thu 03:15 (0.7m)
High Thu 16:39 (1.5m)
Low Fri 04:05 (0.8m)
High Fri 17:37 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 25 kts
Thursday: SE 25 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the far northeast in the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Cape Wessel. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Cape Wessel. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:00 CST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSE

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