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Tides

Tides for Townsville

Low Tue 03:10 (1.4m)
High Tue 09:14 (2.9m)
Low Tue 15:24 (1.2m)
High Tue 21:59 (3.0m)

forecast winds

Monday: E/SE 20/25 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 20/25 knots, decreasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Inshore winds turning east to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Inshore winds turning east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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06:23 EST
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18:27 EST
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07:03 EST
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13:40 EST

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