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Tides for Gladstone

Low Thu 02:22 EST (0.7m)
High Thu 08:17 EST (3.5m)
Low Thu 14:14 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 20:40 EST (4.4m)

forecast winds

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


Wednesday: SE 25/30 knots. Seas: to 2.7 metres. Swell: SE 1.5 through the Capricorn Channel. Thursday: SE 25/30 knots, decreasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.7/2.7 metres. Swell: SE 1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Friday: SE 15/25 knots, decreasing to 10/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2.5 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Saturday: SE 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots at times in the north. Seas: 1/1.8 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.7m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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