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Tides for Cairns

Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Thursday: E/SE 10 kts
Friday: S/SE increasing 15/20 kts
Saturday: S 15/25 kts
Sunday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Friday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 15:50 EST

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

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