Cairns Coast Weather

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Forecast

Cairns Coast: Cape Tribulation to Cardwell

Issued at: 22/11/2017 04:45.

A large high pressure system in the Tasman Sea extends a firm ridge along the east coast of Queensland. This ridge will gradually weaken over the coming days.
Wednesday, 22/11/2017
Winds Easterly 10 to 15 knots turning southeasterly early in the morning.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres outside the reef.
Weather Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inshore in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday, 23/11/2017
Winds Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the morning.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef.
Weather Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Innisfail in the evening.
Friday, 24/11/2017
Winds Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas Around 1 metre.
Swell East to southeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers.

The next routine forecast will be issued at: 22/11/2017 15:50

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Current Weather

Cooktown   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Airport. 5m above sea level. 5km from coast.

Wind

NE   7 kts

Gusts

10 kts

Temp

26.7°c

Rain 9am

0.2 mm

Low Isles   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Top of lighthouse. 3m above sea level. Island.

Wind

SSE   6 kts

Gusts

7 kts

Temp

27.4°c

Rain 9am

0.2 mm

Arlington Reef   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Elevated platform. 3m above sea level. Island.

Wind

S   8 kts

Gusts

8 kts

Temp

0.0°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Innisfail   22 Nov 09:00

Anemometer Location: Sloping ground. 8m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

SW   2 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

24.2°c

Rain 9am

11.0 mm

Cardwell   22 Nov 09:00

Anemometer Location: Flat area. 5m above sea level. On the coast.

Wind

CALM   0 kts

Gusts

0.0 kts

Temp

23.0°c

Rain 9am

14.0 mm

Holmes Reef   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Reef platform. 2m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

SE   9 kts

Gusts

10 kts

Temp

26.5°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Flinders Reef   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Platform. 2.5m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

ESE   14 kts

Gusts

15 kts

Temp

26.3°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Willis Island   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: On rolling ground. 8m above sea level. Small island.

Wind

ESE   12 kts

Gusts

13 kts

Temp

28.8°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

Lihou Reef   22 Nov 13:20

Anemometer Location: Reef platform. 3m above sea level. Over water.

Wind

SSE   13 kts

Gusts

15 kts

Temp

25.6°c

Rain 9am

0.0 mm

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