North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsHigh Fri 20:29 EST (3.1m)
Low Sat 02:29 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 08:27 EST (2.6m)
Low Sat 14:31 EST (0.2m)
Tides for CardwellHigh Fri 20:29 EST (3.7m)
Low Sat 02:51 EST (0.6m)
High Sat 08:29 EST (3.1m)
Low Sat 14:39 EST (0.2m)
forecast windsFriday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: E/SE 10 kts
Monday: E 10 kts
Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Fri 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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The Bureau of Meteorology says spring could be wetter than normal for much of western and central Australia.
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.