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Tides

Tides for Cardwell

High Fri 15:00 EST (2.6m)
Low Fri 22:03 EST (1.6m)
High Sat 03:19 EST (2.2m)
Low Sat 10:09 EST (1.1m)

Tides for Townsville

High Fri 14:51 EST (2.6m)
Low Fri 21:43 EST (1.5m)
High Sat 03:17 EST (2.2m)
Low Sat 09:57 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Friday: S 20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds turning easterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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