Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsThursday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Friday: E/SE 10 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10 kts
West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
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- Lockhart River
Queensland may see its first tropical cyclone in two years in coming days, although the situation is still hard to call.
A tropical low off north Queensland has a high chance of developing into a cyclone and making landfall by early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
It runs one of the most-viewed websites in Australia and broadcasts its weather forecasts and warnings around the country each day.