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Tides

Tides for Weipa (Humbug Point)

Low Tue 12:05 (1.0m)
High Tue 17:43 (2.1m)
Low Wed 00:17 (1.5m)
High Wed 05:19 (2.2m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: E/SE 25 kts
Wednesday: E 15/20 kts
Thursday: E 15/20 kts

forecast

Easterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening then tending east to southeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cullen Point in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Cullen Point later in the evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening then tending east to southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots, tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds then becoming easterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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