Capricornia Marine Weather Overview
Tides for GladstoneLow Fri 13:13 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 19:19 EST (3.9m)
Low Sat 01:35 EST (0.7m)
High Sat 07:47 EST (3.7m)
forecast windsFriday: SE 30 kts
Saturday: E/SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: E 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre in southern waters. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 06:01 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast, Cairns Coast, Townsville Coast, Mackay Coast and Capricornia Coast
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