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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sun 15:14 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 21:45 EST (3.1m)
Low Mon 03:50 EST (0.5m)
High Mon 09:55 EST (2.6m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cape Grenville. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 08:51 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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Weather News

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16:10 EST

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13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.