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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Thu 01:59 (2.0m)
Low Thu 07:17 (1.7m)
High Thu 13:42 (2.1m)
Low Thu 21:31 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N/NE 10 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Friday: N increasing 10/15 kts
Saturday: N 10/15 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots before dawn then decreasing to about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 14:57 EST

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

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