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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

Low Thu 13:38 (0.7m)
High Thu 19:50 (5.1m)
Low Fri 02:03 (1.2m)
High Fri 07:58 (5.3m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 25 kts
Saturday: SE 30 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Winds may reach up to 30 knots at times offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Thu 10:00 EST

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

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