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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sun 03:09 EST (0.5m)
High Sun 09:10 EST (2.6m)
Low Sun 15:14 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 21:45 EST (3.1m)

Tides for Cardwell

Low Sun 03:27 EST (0.6m)
High Sun 09:14 EST (3.2m)
Low Sun 15:20 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 21:47 EST (3.7m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 10 kts
Monday: E 10 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Sunday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

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

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Weather News

Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.

Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.