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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Fri 08:27 (2.5m)
Low Fri 14:19 (1.0m)
High Fri 20:17 (2.4m)
Low Sat 02:30 (0.7m)

forecast winds

Friday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Saturday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

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

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18:22 EST
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05:27 EST
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18:28 EDT

Almost 300 millimetres of rain fell in one spot on the New South Wales Mid North Coast earlier this week — the most ever recorded at the location.