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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Sun 13:44 (4.9m)
Low Sun 20:31 (1.7m)
High Mon 02:15 (3.7m)
Low Mon 08:13 (1.7m)

forecast winds

Sunday: N/NE 20 kts
Monday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Winds reaching up to 20 knots through the Capricorn Channel in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 04:48 EST

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

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