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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sat 03:12 (0.5m)
High Sat 10:02 (3.0m)
Low Sat 16:01 (1.2m)
High Sat 21:34 (2.2m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 10 kts
Sunday: E/SE 10 kts
Monday: E/NE 10 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable below 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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