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Tides for Bowen

High Thu 09:49 EST (3.2m)
Low Thu 16:13 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 21:41 EST (2.3m)
Low Fri 04:07 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Mackay

High Thu 10:54 EST (6.2m)
Low Thu 17:26 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 23:12 EST (5.0m)
Low Fri 05:26 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/NE 10 kts
Friday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Saturday: NE 10/15 kts


East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Thu 04:53 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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Weather News

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This year is set to be the hottest on record, due to a strong El Nino season and global warming, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) says.

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20:16 EDT

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