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Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE/NE 10 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts


East to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 04:45 EST

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

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11:26 EDT

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19:01 EDT

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15:50 EDT

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