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Tides for Cardwell

Tides for Townsville

forecast winds

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

forecast

Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Afternoon northeasterly inshore seabreezes 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Afternoon northeasterly inshore seabreezes. 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 inside the reef. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 04:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.