Great Barrier Reef Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Gladstone
forecast windsTuesday: SE increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots through the Capricorn Channel in the late morning. Winds turning easterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.Issued Tue 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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