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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

Low Thu 08:46 (1.3m)
High Thu 14:47 (4.2m)
Low Thu 20:41 (1.8m)
High Fri 02:51 (4.5m)

forecast winds

Thursday: NE 10 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending easterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

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

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Sun & Moon Times

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06:36 EST
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17:43 EST
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18:07 EST
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