Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsSunday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Monday: W 20 kts
Tuesday: W 15/20 kts
West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times offshore. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cape Sidmouth. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE
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Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast
A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.