Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsWednesday: NW 20 kts
Thursday: NW 10/15 kts
Friday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Sidmouth. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Tue 20:57 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.
The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.
Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.