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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Wed 17:09 (3.6m)
Low Wed 23:16 (2.2m)
High Thu 05:56 (4.7m)
Low Thu 12:43 (1.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 20 kts
Thursday: E/SE 20 kts
Friday: Sea breeze 20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Mackay at times. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots north of Mackay at times. Offshore winds increasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, winds near Hamilton Island reaching up to 20 knots at times during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, east to northeasterly afternoon seabreezes reaching up to 20 knots at times north of Mackay. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

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

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