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Tides

Tides for Townsville

High Mon 22:32 (3.5m)
Low Tue 05:30 (1.2m)
High Tue 10:24 (2.4m)
Low Tue 16:20 (0.8m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending easterly inshore till early evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green in the evening. Winds tending easterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Winds tending easterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Winds tending easterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef.

Issued Mon 15:55 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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