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Tides for Gladstone

forecast winds

Thursday: E 15/20 kts
Friday: E 15/25 kts
Saturday: E 20/30 kts
Sunday: E 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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