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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Monday: S/SE 20 kts
Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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