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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Tue 06:10 EST (1.3m)
High Tue 16:20 EST (2.0m)
Low Wed 09:50 EST (1.4m)
High Wed 17:03 EST (2.2m)

forecast winds

Monday: E 10 kts
Tuesday: E 10 kts
Wednesday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Easterly about 10 knots with inshore seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly about 10 knots with afternoon inshore seabreezes. Winds tending south to southeasterly inshore during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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