Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsWednesday: E 20 kts
Thursday: E/NE 20 kts
Friday: E 10 kts
Saturday: E/SE increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Grenville in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cape Grenville. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cape Grenville early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly below 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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