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Tides

Tides for Gladstone

Low Wed 08:07 EST (0.9m)
High Wed 14:24 EST (3.5m)
Low Wed 20:21 EST (1.3m)
High Thu 02:41 EST (3.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 20/25 kts
Thursday: SE 20/25 kts
Friday: E/SE 20/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: SE 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.2/1.7 metres. Swell: SE 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel. Wednesday: SE 15/20 knots, reaching 20/25 knots at times. Seas: 1.7/2.2 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Thursday: SE 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.7/2.2 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Friday: E to SE 20/25 knots, decreasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.7/2.2 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Swell: Isolated showers.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.2m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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