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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sun 10:28 (2.8m)
Low Sun 16:43 (1.2m)
High Sun 22:29 (2.3m)
Low Mon 04:37 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 10 kts
Monday: SE 10 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 10 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots, tending east to southeasterly during the morning. Seabreezes inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seabreezes inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Sun 04:47 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Weather News

Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

06:27 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia in the early hours of this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 EDT

Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.