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Tides for Townsville

forecast winds

Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 22:00 EST

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

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