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Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Monday: E 10/15 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Easterly 10/15 knots with inshore northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

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

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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.