Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cardwell
Tides for Townsville
forecast windsThursday: SE 25 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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