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Tides

Tides for Townsville

High Sun 16:16 (2.1m)
Low Sun 21:57 (1.9m)
High Mon 03:47 (2.4m)
Low Mon 11:15 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Monday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 25 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Light southerly winds inshore early. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Offshore winds increasing to 15/20 knots and reaching up to 25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Sun 04:45 EST

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

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