North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsThursday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: N 10/15 kts
Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.
The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.