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Tides for Townsville

Low Sat 03:07 EST (0.8m)
High Sat 09:45 EST (2.9m)
Low Sat 15:59 EST (1.4m)
High Sat 21:31 EST (2.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: E 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Winds tending northeasterly inshore during the afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning. Winds tending northeasterly inshore during the afternoon and early evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Winds tending northeasterly inshore during the afternoon and early evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:03 EST

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

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19:00 EDT

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