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Great Barrier Reef Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Mackay Outer Harbour

High Mon 10:58 (5.3m)
Low Mon 17:17 (0.9m)
High Mon 23:19 (5.4m)
Low Tue 05:31 (1.2m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots south of Creal Reef in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre through the Capricorn Channel in the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres through the Capricorn Channel.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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Sun & Moon Times

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05:51 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:17 EST
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18:08 EST
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Seroja makes landfall, weakens to category two system

18:48 EST

The destructive core of Tropical Cyclone Seroja is moving inland north of Geraldton after wind gusts of up to 170 kph were reported during landfall.

Tropical Cyclone Seroja update

13:39 EST

Tropical Cyclone Seroja is tracking in a south-southeast direction and is expected to make landfall just north of Geraldton later this evening or early on Monday morning.

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