North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsLow Tue 16:45 EST (0.6m)
High Tue 23:04 EST (2.7m)
Low Wed 05:20 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 11:43 EST (2.4m)
Tides for CardwellLow Tue 16:53 EST (0.7m)
High Tue 23:12 EST (3.2m)
Low Wed 05:40 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 11:52 EST (2.8m)
forecast windsTuesday: Sea breeze 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: N 10/15 kts
Variable about 10 knots. Afternoon seabreezes 10/15 knots inshore. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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