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Tides for Townsville

High Sat 01:16 (3.0m)
Low Sat 08:58 (1.7m)
High Sat 13:32 (2.1m)
Low Sat 20:19 (1.4m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending east to northeasterly inshore with seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots inshore until late morning. Inshore east to northeasterly 15/20 knot seabreezes developing early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:53 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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