North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
Tides for Cardwell
forecast windsWednesday: SE 30 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Cairns during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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Looking back over the month, it has certainly been one of contrasts over New South Wales.
It could be another month before a key Tasmanian rail service, the Western Line, can be re-opened after flood damage.
The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.