Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsTuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 30 kts
Thursday: SE 25/30 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast and Cairns Coast
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The Sealink ferry between Kangaroo Island and Cape Jervis has been cancelled as rough weather continues to batter South Australia.
High winds described by the State Emergency Service as a "storm cell" have ripped through Somerton Park in Adelaide, damaging roofs and bringing down trees.
A "fairly active" cold front has caused problems on the road during Melbourne's evening peak hour, as high winds and rain hit the city.