North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsThursday: Variable 10 kts
Friday: S/SE 20/25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable below 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 20/25 knots from the south before dawn, before easing to 15/20 knots during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cairns. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:59 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
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A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.
Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.
Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.