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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Thu 05:25 (5.0m)
Low Thu 12:03 (1.0m)
High Thu 18:22 (4.7m)
Low Fri 00:34 (1.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SE 20 kts
Friday: E 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Mackay during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 12:17 EST

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

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21:05 EST

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14:26 EST

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13:31 EST

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