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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Thu 12:58 EST (2.2m)
Low Thu 18:50 EST (1.3m)
High Fri 01:06 EST (2.0m)
Low Fri 07:43 EST (1.0m)

Tides for Cardwell

High Thu 13:09 EST (2.6m)
Low Thu 19:30 EST (1.5m)
High Fri 01:11 EST (2.4m)
Low Fri 08:32 EST (1.1m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N 10/15 kts
Friday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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