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Tides for Cairns

forecast winds

Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 20/25 kts

forecast

Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.