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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Wed 01:41 (4.2m)
Low Wed 07:45 (1.2m)
High Wed 14:15 (5.1m)
Low Wed 21:03 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 25 kts
Wednesday: SE increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Creal Reef around midday. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots through the Capricorn Channel in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Creal Reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Weather News

Storms are predicted for Saturday's AFL grand final at the Gabba. Could the game be postponed?

14:57 EDT

The early weather forecast is in ahead of the AFL grand final in Brisbane and, to the surprise of nobody who's lived in Brisbane as spring slowly turns into summer, there's a chance of a storm.

Spring storms on the way

14:08 EDT

Rain and severe thunderstorms will spread across a large swathe of northern, eastern and southeastern Australia during the second half of this week, likely continuing into next week as well.