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Tides for Bowen

High Wed 20:38 EST (3.1m)
Low Thu 02:58 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 08:24 EST (2.4m)
Low Thu 14:44 EST (0.3m)

Tides for Mackay

High Wed 21:35 EST (5.8m)
Low Thu 04:08 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 09:51 EST (4.8m)
Low Thu 16:02 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 20/25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/25 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore. Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Mackay. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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