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Tides

Tides for Townsville

High Sat 03:30 (2.7m)
Low Sat 10:50 (1.4m)
High Sat 16:15 (2.0m)
Low Sat 21:43 (1.7m)

forecast winds

Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times offshore. Winds inshore around Townsville easterly during the remainder of the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Lighter southerly winds inshore in the early morning, then turning east to northeasterly with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Lighter southerly winds inshore in the early morning, then turning easterly with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Lighter southerly winds inshore in the early morning, then turning east to northeasterly with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ENE

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