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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Tue 09:52 EST (2.6m)
Low Tue 15:56 EST (1.4m)
High Tue 21:04 EST (2.0m)
Low Wed 03:24 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Thursday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times inshore north of Cairns. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 15:56 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ESE

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