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Tides for Cairns

Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

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


East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 05:06 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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Weather News

Cooler start to the working week for southwest WA

12:21 EDT

Following a nice Sunday to end the weekend, the mercury is set to plunge on Monday as a cold front welcomes the working week.

Footy weather keeping race-goers and cricketers wrapped up

11:26 EDT

Melbourne is on target for its coldest pair of days this late in the year since 1983, staying below a footy-season-like 14 degrees.

Melbourne weather: 'Bleak' weekend forecast with warmth unlikely until November, BOM says

23:01 EDT

Hail storms, heavy rain and gusty winds have lashed Victoria and hundreds of people have called for help from emergency services as a cold front moved across the state.