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Tides

Tides for Townsville

High Mon 17:15 (2.4m)
Low Tue 01:18 (1.6m)
High Tue 06:05 (1.8m)
Low Tue 10:09 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E 10/15 kts
Monday: E/SE increasing 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 15/20 kts

forecast

Easterly 10/15 knots, tending northeasterly inshore until the early evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots in the morning. Inshore northeasterly afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Inshore northeasterly afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots from the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.

Issued Sun 15:50 EST

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

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