Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsMonday: SE 30 kts
Tuesday: SE 20/25 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 25 kts
Monday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cape Sidmouth in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef. Tuesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the south during the morning. 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 during the morning.Issued Mon 11:06 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SE
most recent warnings
- Horn Island
- Lockhart River
Queensland's upcoming budget is expected to take a $1.5 billion hit from Cyclone Debbie, Treasurer Curtis Pitt says, despite the overall damage bill to private and public infrastructure predicted to reach $2 billion.
The best rain in three-to-six months will soak parts of the Murray-Darling Basin during the next three days, before a wintry blast grips Australia's southeast.
Heavy rain has fallen over Queensland's far north and there is more tropical activity on the cards this week.