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Tides

Tides for Darwin

High Wed 07:00 (6.9m)
Low Wed 12:53 (2.6m)
High Wed 18:08 (6.1m)
Low Thu 00:56 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 25 kts
Thursday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Channel Point in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Channel Point. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Channel Point early in the morning. Winds tending south to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:18 CST

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

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