North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsThursday: SE/NE 10 kts
Friday: Sea breeze 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10 kts
Sunday: N/NW 10 kts
Thursday: Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots with afternoon inshore seabreezes 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
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Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.
The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.