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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sun 12:36 (0.6m)
High Sun 19:21 (3.0m)
Low Mon 01:23 (0.8m)
High Mon 07:23 (2.3m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 20 kts
Monday: SE 25 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/25 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly about 10 knots south of Innisfail in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Cairns in the evening. Variable winds below 10 knots inshore south of Innisfail during the early morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the evening. Inshore winds up to 10 knots lighter during the early morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

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

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