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Tides for Bowen

Low Tue 23:15 EST (1.3m)
High Wed 04:41 EST (1.9m)
Low Wed 10:49 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 17:49 EST (2.6m)

Tides for Mackay

Low Tue 23:14 EST (2.0m)
High Wed 05:09 EST (3.8m)
Low Wed 11:25 EST (1.5m)
High Wed 18:01 EST (4.7m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N 10/15 kts
Wednesday: S 15/25 kts
Thursday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts


Tuesday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 15/25 knots in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 22:03 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.