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Capricornia Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Gladstone

forecast winds

Sunday: S/SW 20 kts
Monday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre south of Cape Capricorn. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre offshore southern waters, increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres offshore southern waters, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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