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Tides

Tides for Townsville

Low Fri 22:18 EST (1.6m)
High Sat 02:39 EST (1.8m)
Low Sat 07:30 EST (1.6m)
High Sat 15:18 EST (2.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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