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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Fri 09:32 (3.1m)
Low Fri 15:26 (1.2m)
High Fri 21:05 (2.3m)
Low Sat 03:12 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Friday: N/NE 10 kts
Saturday: E/NE 10 kts
Sunday: E/NE 10 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly below 10 knots tending southeast in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 04:45 EST

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

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18:04 EDT

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