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Tides for Townsville

Low Thu 13:43 EST (1.3m)
High Thu 18:56 EST (2.8m)
Low Fri 01:38 EST (0.7m)
High Fri 07:51 EST (3.1m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: E 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, shifting east to northeasterly 15/20 knots inshore south of Ingham during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots during the evening. 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 1.5m, E

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