Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cardwell
Tides for Townsville
forecast windsThursday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: S/SE 20/25 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15/20 knots from the south this afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Friday: South to southeasterly 20/25 knots, decreasing to 15/20 knots around midday. Winds becoming 10/15 knots and east to southeasterly inshore during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:03 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.
Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.
Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.