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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sat 10:35 (1.4m)
High Sat 16:40 (2.4m)
Low Sat 23:16 (0.9m)
High Sun 06:05 (2.5m)

forecast winds

Saturday: Sea breeze 10 kts
Sunday: Sea breeze 10 kts
Monday: Sea breeze 10 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots, with inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots, with inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northerly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots, with inshore afternoon seabreezes. Winds tending north to northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Sat 08:53 EST

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

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Weather News

Flash flooding on Gold Coast and Brisbane sparks calls for help as storms sweep Queensland

11:00 EDT

Dangerous storms described as a one-in-100-year event have swept through South-East Queensland overnight and into the morning, dumping heavy rain and causing flash flooding in parts of Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

WA convoy carrying thousands of donated hay bales heads to NSW to help bushfire-affected farmers

09:48 EDT

A convoy of almost a dozen trucks stocked with more than 2,000 bales of donated hay and fodder and a raft of supplies like clothes, blankets and nappies is heading from south-west Western Australia to help farmers in fire-ravaged areas of New South Wales.

BOM says more rain on way for Sydney as country creek flows for first time in five years

07:37 EDT

Water has flowed through a creek in drought-ravaged northern New South Wales for the first time in five years with more heavy rain and thunderstorms expected to hit the state over the weekend.