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Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

Low Fri 13:44 (1.4m)
High Fri 19:39 (4.5m)
Low Sat 01:44 (1.4m)
High Sat 07:58 (5.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/SE 10 kts
Saturday: E/NE 10 kts
Sunday: N/NE 10 kts


East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots, with inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 0.5 metres. 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots, tending east to southeasterly in the late morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre offshore south of Mackay.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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