North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsHigh Wed 07:16 EST (2.2m)
Low Wed 13:25 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 20:14 EST (2.9m)
Low Thu 02:11 EST (0.9m)
Tides for CardwellHigh Wed 07:21 EST (2.7m)
Low Wed 13:38 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 20:18 EST (3.4m)
Low Thu 02:39 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: SE 25/30 kts
Thursday: SE 20/30 kts
Friday: SE 15/25 kts
Tuesday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Wednesday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.Issued Tue 22:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SE
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