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Tides for Townsville

Low Wed 22:31 (1.4m)
High Thu 04:39 (2.5m)
Low Thu 10:37 (1.8m)
High Thu 16:06 (2.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 25 kts
Thursday: E/SE 25 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Bowling Green. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending easterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE

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