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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Mon 17:42 (2.6m)
Low Tue 00:01 (1.1m)
High Tue 05:40 (2.0m)
Low Tue 11:39 (0.8m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots, decreasing to 10/15 knots south of Innisfail in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending 10/15 knots south of Innisfail. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, tending 10/15 knots south of Innisfail. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres north of Cairns. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef.

Issued Mon 04:45 EST

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

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