Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CardwellLow Mon 05:22 EST (0.9m)
High Mon 11:09 EST (2.8m)
Low Mon 17:08 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 23:41 EST (3.3m)
Tides for TownsvilleLow Mon 05:29 EST (0.9m)
High Mon 10:58 EST (2.8m)
Low Mon 16:57 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 23:26 EST (3.4m)
forecast windsMonday: SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly below 10 knots in the afternoon. Inshore east to northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Inshore east to northeasterly seabreezes. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Inshore easterly seabreezes. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.Issued Sun 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.