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Tides for Bowen

High Wed 12:21 EST (2.4m)
Low Wed 18:33 EST (0.9m)
High Thu 00:31 EST (2.4m)
Low Thu 07:14 EST (0.7m)

Tides for Mackay

High Wed 13:25 EST (5.2m)
Low Wed 19:42 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 01:40 EST (5.0m)
Low Thu 08:07 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly early in the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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