Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CardwellLow Fri 04:11 EST (1.1m)
High Fri 09:38 EST (2.7m)
Low Fri 15:48 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 22:33 EST (3.5m)
Tides for TownsvilleLow Fri 04:18 EST (1.1m)
High Fri 09:21 EST (2.7m)
Low Fri 15:30 EST (0.5m)
High Fri 22:18 EST (3.6m)
forecast windsFriday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/25 kts
Sunday: SE 15/25 kts
Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending east to northeast close inshore in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, shifting east to northeasterly close inshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Thu 23:16 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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