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Tides for Cairns

High Wed 00:24 EST (2.6m)
Low Wed 06:50 EST (1.0m)
High Wed 13:16 EST (2.1m)
Low Wed 18:58 EST (1.2m)

Tides for Cardwell

High Wed 00:33 EST (3.0m)
Low Wed 07:38 EST (1.1m)
High Wed 13:30 EST (2.5m)
Low Wed 19:24 EST (1.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Wednesday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: 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.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

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

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18:53 EST

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16:30 EST

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