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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Fri 14:53 EST (2.2m)
Low Fri 21:26 EST (1.4m)
High Sat 03:07 EST (1.9m)
Low Sat 09:36 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Cardwell

High Fri 15:00 EST (2.6m)
Low Fri 22:03 EST (1.6m)
High Sat 03:19 EST (2.2m)
Low Sat 10:09 EST (1.1m)

forecast winds

Friday: S 20 kts
Saturday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Innisfail in the morning. Winds turning east to southeasterly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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