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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Wed 07:38 (1.6m)
High Wed 14:55 (2.2m)
Low Wed 22:22 (1.3m)
High Thu 04:50 (2.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: S 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Innisfail during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

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

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