North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
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Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsTuesday: E/SE 20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: E 10/15 kts
Friday: E 10/15 kts
Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore until evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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