Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Gladstone
forecast windsThursday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: NW 15/20 kts
Northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly about 10/15 knots. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Agnes Water in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore southern waters, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, tending northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre during the evening.Issued Thu 08:44 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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