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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sun 22:45 (3.1m)
Low Mon 04:49 (1.0m)
High Mon 10:34 (2.2m)
Low Mon 16:37 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Sunday: SE 15/20 kts
Monday: SE 20 kts
Tuesday: SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending 10/15 knots south of Innisfail. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots at times north of Innisfail. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Sun 16:04 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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