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Tides

Tides for Gladstone

Low Sun 04:32 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 10:30 EST (3.8m)
Low Sun 16:32 EST (0.4m)
High Sun 22:49 EST (4.4m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE/NE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: SE/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: SE 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots in the north. Seas: 1.2/1.7 metres. Swell: SE around 1 metre in the Capricorn Channel. Sunday: E to SE 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots at times in the north during the morning. Seas: 1.2/1.7 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres in the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Monday: SE to NE 10/15 knots. Seas: 1.2 metres. Swell: SE 1/1.5 metres in the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Tuesday: SE to NE 10/15 knots, shifting SE to SW 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.2/1.7 metres. Swell: SE around 1 metre in the Capricorn Channel.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.7m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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