Friday: for waters north of Cairns for Saturday. South to southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2.2 metres outside the reef, and 1.5 metres inside the reef. Swell: Less than 1 metre. Isolated showers. Saturday: South to southeasterly 25/30 knots north of Cairns, 20/25 knots south of Cairns. Seas: 2.2/3 metres outside the reef, and 1.7/2.2 metres inside the reef. Swell: SE 1.5 metres outside the reef. Isolated showers. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots.Issued Fri 15:05 EST
17:25 EST With lots of talk about the cracker start to the grain growing season, there are plenty of farmers who've missed out on that precious rain.