North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsFriday: SE 30 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: SE 15/25 kts
Friday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cairns in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 10:04 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE
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