North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsTuesday: SE 20 kts
Wednesday: SE 30 kts
Thursday: SE 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cairns in the late morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cairns in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast and Cairns Coast for Wednesday
View all current warnings
A flood watch is current in the Mount Lofty Ranges near Adelaide as another cold front approaches the region.
The first two months of winter have been particularly warm and wet, but that hasn't prevented extremely cold events.
Cunnamulla in far south-west Queensland has had its fair share of bad press in recent years.