Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cardwell
Tides for Townsville
forecast windsFriday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: S/SE increasing 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots inshore this afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds tending east to southeasterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 18:44 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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