Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsLow Sun 16:13 EST (0.4m)
High Sun 22:49 EST (3.0m)
Low Mon 04:58 EST (0.8m)
High Mon 10:58 EST (2.3m)
forecast windsSunday: SE 25 kts
Monday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.Issued Sun 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ESE
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With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.