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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

Low Sat 03:37 EST (0.7m)
High Sat 09:53 EST (5.5m)
Low Sat 16:18 EST (1.2m)
High Sat 22:02 EST (4.7m)

forecast winds

Saturday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Sunday: E 15/20 kts
Monday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots through the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 20:00 EST

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

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