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Tides for Gladstone

High Thu 21:38 EST (4.4m)
Low Fri 04:06 EST (0.6m)
High Fri 09:59 EST (3.6m)
Low Fri 15:56 EST (0.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Cape Capricorn later in the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Friday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending southerly 1/2 metres during the morning, then tending south to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres in southern waters, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cape Capricorn. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Thu 15:51 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SSE

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