Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsSaturday: Variable 10 kts
Sunday: W 20 kts
Monday: W 15/20 kts
Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Sidmouth during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Sat 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE
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A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.
Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.