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Tides for Bowen

Low Sun 02:31 EST (0.5m)
High Sun 08:58 EST (3.2m)
Low Sun 15:19 EST (0.9m)
High Sun 20:49 EST (2.6m)

Tides for Mackay

Low Sun 03:46 EST (0.7m)
High Sun 10:00 EST (6.0m)
Low Sun 16:33 EST (0.9m)
High Sun 22:18 EST (5.0m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 25/30 kts
Monday: SE 20/30 kts


Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly 20/25 knots south of Mackay. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots tending east to southeasterly 25/30 knots in the morning and again in the evening. Winds north of Mackay variable around 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

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

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