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Tides for Cardwell

High Tue 10:52 EST (3.0m)
Low Tue 16:53 EST (0.7m)
High Tue 23:12 EST (3.2m)
Low Wed 05:40 EST (0.8m)

Tides for Townsville

High Tue 10:39 EST (3.1m)
Low Tue 16:47 EST (0.8m)
High Tue 22:58 EST (3.2m)
Low Wed 05:49 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: Sea breeze 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: N/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Afternoon seabreezes 10/15 knots inshore. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning west to northwesterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

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

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