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Tides for Townsville

High Wed 08:05 EST (3.1m)
Low Wed 14:22 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 20:10 EST (3.3m)
Low Thu 02:40 EST (0.7m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Winds turning east to northeasterly southeast of Townsville in the afternoon and evening. Winds dependent on the movement of a trough. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.

Issued Wed 04:45 EST

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

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