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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Mon 23:40 EST (0.8m)
High Tue 06:09 EST (2.3m)
Low Tue 11:43 EST (1.2m)
High Tue 17:58 EST (2.6m)

forecast winds

Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Winds remaining east to southeasterly 10/15 knots inshore south of Innisfail. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots around dawn. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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Weather News

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Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.