Tuesday: E to SE 10/15 knots, tending E to NE inshore. SE winds reaching 15/20 knots at times north of Cape Tribulation. Seas: 1.2/1.7 metres outside the reef, 0.7/1.2 metres inside the reef. Swell: Less than 1.5 metres. Isolated showers. Wednesday: North of Cape Tribulation: E to SE 10/15 knots, tending SE to NE 5/10 knots from afternoon. South of Cape Tribulation: E to NE 5/10 knots, tending NE to NW from evening and reaching 10/15 knots at times. Seas: 0.7/1.2 metres outside the reef, 0.2/0.7 metres inside the reef. Swell: Less than 1.5 metres. Isolated showers. Outlook Thursday: North of Cairns: SE to NE 5/10 knots. South of Cairns: NE to NW 10/15 knots, ahead of a 15/20 knot SW to SE change during the afternoon and evening. Outlook Friday: S to SE 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots early morning. Winds reaching 20/25 knots at times during the day.Issued Tue 15:15 EST
17:25 EST Cattle stations south of Alice Springs are reporting large rainfalls on their properties.