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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sat 16:37 (1.3m)
High Sat 21:51 (2.0m)
Low Sun 04:22 (0.6m)
High Sun 11:24 (2.8m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: N/NE 10 kts
Monday: E/SE 10 kts

forecast

Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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18:46 EST
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Weather News

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15:51 EDT

Some of the largest hailstones ever seen in Australia are thought to have plummeted to Earth over southern Queensland on Friday afternoon.

Drought not denting NSW farmland values as buyers scout property with promise of rain and water

14:34 EDT

Farmland values across drought-ravaged New South Wales are managing to remain strong as farmers search the state to buy property with guaranteed water supply and the promise of elusive rainfall.

Australia will be sweltering next week, but Tasmania will be spared (mostly)

11:43 EDT

, but the same wind system that could push mainland states into record territory will have an entirely different effect on Tasmania.