Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsWednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE
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Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.