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Tides for Cardwell

Tides for Townsville

forecast winds

Sunday: SE 20 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore. Winds turning east to northeasterly inshore in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Sun 04:50 EST

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

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