King tides to impact Townsville

August 29, 2023 7:26 am in by

Residents are being urged to prepare for king tides this week.

The king tide is forecast to reach a peak of 3.92m at 8.12pm on Tuesday, with further king tides up to 4.01m until 9.27pm on Thursday.

Townsville City Council recommends residents in areas that are prone to minor flooding during the tides take necessary precautions.

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Suburbs like South Townsville and Railway Estate may be impacted, along with Hanran Street and Ogden Street in the city.

Motorists are asked to observe any warnings and road closures.