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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Thu 10:44 (2.5m)
Low Thu 17:06 (1.4m)
High Thu 22:56 (2.1m)
Low Fri 04:54 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N/NE 10 kts
Friday: S/SE 10 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Northwesterly about 10 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the late morning. Inshore winds tending north to northeasterly about 10 knots with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly below 10 knots, tending south to southeasterly about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 04:45 EST

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

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