Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsLow Wed 13:25 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 20:14 EST (2.9m)
Low Thu 02:11 EST (0.9m)
High Thu 07:57 EST (2.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: SE 25/30 kts
Thursday: SE 25/30 kts
Friday: SE 20/30 kts
Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ESE
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Strong Wind Warning for Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast, Cairns Coast, Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast
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