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tides for Cardwell

High Wed 08:55 EST (2.7m)
Low Wed 14:58 EST (1.0m)
High Wed 21:09 EST (2.9m)
Low Thu 03:14 EST (0.9m)

tides for Townsville

High Wed 08:40 EST (2.7m)
Low Wed 14:43 EST (1.0m)
High Wed 20:54 EST (3.0m)
Low Thu 02:58 EST (0.9m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, E

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Wednesday: E 15/20 kts
Thursday: E 10/15 kts
Friday: N/NE 10/15 kts

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