North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsFriday: NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southeasterly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 08:32 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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Many parts of the Whitsunday coast in north Queensland are still without power and running water, several days after Cyclone Debbie tore through the region.
Thousands of residents in low-lying areas of the northern Gold Coast, Beaudesert, Beenleigh have been asked to evacuate, after torrential rain from the remnants of Cyclone Debbie inundated their rivers.
Murwillumbah area residents have sought refuge in the ceiling cavities and on the roofs of their houses, as emergency services are unable to dispatch boats due to safety risks.