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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sun 02:10 (0.7m)
High Sun 08:13 (2.4m)
Low Sun 14:05 (0.4m)
High Sun 20:46 (3.1m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/SE 25 kts
Sunday: E/SE 25 kts
Monday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 30 kts

forecast

East to Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns. Winds south of Innisfail 10/15 knots, decreasing to about 10 knots inshore during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots north of Innisfail and reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Cairns. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots north of Innisfail. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore at times during the day. Winds becoming south to southeasterly 20/25 knots in the evening, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Cairns. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the evening.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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