North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsHigh Wed 13:16 EST (2.1m)
Low Wed 18:58 EST (1.2m)
High Thu 01:35 EST (2.3m)
Low Thu 08:26 EST (1.0m)
Tides for CardwellHigh Wed 13:30 EST (2.5m)
Low Wed 19:24 EST (1.4m)
High Thu 01:42 EST (2.7m)
Low Thu 09:09 EST (1.1m)
forecast windsWednesday: SE 25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Innisfail in the afternoon. Seas: Around 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. 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 Wed 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE
most recent warnings
Chartering flights to outback races and getting city folk to enjoy some bush hospitality is one innovative approach to fundraising being adopted by a community group in parched western Queensland.
Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.
The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.