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Tides for Townsville

High Tue 11:53 EST (2.5m)
Low Tue 20:08 EST (1.8m)
High Tue 23:01 EST (1.9m)
Low Wed 04:26 EST (1.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 10 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Inshore afternoon northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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