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Tides for Bowen

High Fri 20:01 EST (2.7m)
Low Sat 02:26 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 08:22 EST (2.4m)
Low Sat 14:27 EST (0.7m)

Tides for Mackay

High Fri 21:04 EST (5.3m)
Low Sat 03:28 EST (0.7m)
High Sat 09:28 EST (5.0m)
Low Sat 15:38 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Friday: SE 25/30 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: E/SE 15/25 kts
Monday: E/SE 15/20 kts


Friday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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