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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Tue 23:06 EST (1.4m)
High Wed 04:23 EST (1.8m)
Low Wed 10:28 EST (1.0m)
High Wed 17:27 EST (2.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 25 kts
Thursday: SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Cape Grenville in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cape Grenville around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres outside the reef during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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