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Tides

Tides for Maroochydore

High Tue 13:35 EST (1.4m)
Low Tue 20:00 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 01:30 EST (1.2m)
Low Wed 07:47 EST (0.4m)

Tides for Gold Coast

High Tue 13:47 EST (1.3m)
Low Tue 20:06 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 01:50 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 07:48 EST (0.3m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W/SW 30 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts

forecast

Tuesday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots turning west to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore.

Issued Tue 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SE

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