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Tides

Tides for Townsville

Low Wed 03:14 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 08:53 EST (3.0m)
Low Wed 15:07 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 21:14 EST (3.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 15 kts
Friday: E/NE 15 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots with inshore afternoon east to northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, reaching 15 knots inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, reaching 15 knots inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:07 EST

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

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