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Tides

Tides for Townsville

High Mon 08:55 (2.9m)
Low Mon 14:40 (1.1m)
High Mon 20:48 (2.9m)
Low Tue 03:01 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Monday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Tuesday: N/NE locally 20 kts
Wednesday: N 10/15 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots inshore in the late morning then decreasing to below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning. Winds possibly reaching up to 20 knots at times before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

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

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