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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Friday: NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE increasing 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres between Cairns and Innisfail. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre. Friday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southeasterly in the late morning then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 22:25 EST

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

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