Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for GladstoneHigh Sat 10:44 EST (3.6m)
Low Sat 16:41 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 23:03 EST (4.3m)
Low Sun 05:34 EST (0.6m)
forecast windsSaturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore southern waters. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre in southern waters.Issued Sat 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
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