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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sat 09:21 EST (2.4m)
Low Sat 15:29 EST (0.2m)
High Sat 22:09 EST (3.1m)
Low Sun 04:13 EST (0.7m)

forecast winds

Saturday: SE increasing 25/30 kts
Sunday: SE 20/25 kts
Monday: SE 15/25 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 25/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Winds increasing to 25/30 knots in the evening at times. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sat 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ESE

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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

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Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

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15:20 EST

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