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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Wed 23:17 (0.9m)
High Thu 05:13 (2.1m)
Low Thu 10:56 (1.0m)
High Thu 17:27 (2.8m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: SE increasing 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly inshore with afternoon seabreezes. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Wed 15:50 EST

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

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