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Tides for Cairns

High Tue 20:03 EST (2.9m)
Low Wed 01:59 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 08:22 EST (2.6m)
Low Wed 14:11 EST (0.7m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: S/SE 20 kts
Wednesday: S/SE 20 kts
Thursday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: E/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cairns in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore at times. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

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

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