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Tides

Tides for Mornington Island

High Wed 16:37 (2.8m)
Low Thu 04:06 (1.2m)
High Thu 17:55 (2.6m)
Low Fri 04:56 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SE 20 kts
Thursday: E/SE 20 kts
Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times offshore this evening. Inshore seabreezes in the eastern Gulf during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeast to southeasterly before dawn then tending south to southeasterly again in the evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots at times offshore during the morning and again in the evening. Inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly in the evening then becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots at times offshore during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:04 EST

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

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