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Tides

Tides for Port Kembla

Low Wed 10:55 (0.4m)
High Wed 17:13 (1.4m)
Low Wed 23:00 (0.6m)
High Thu 05:12 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Thursday: S 30 kts
Friday: S 20/30 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 04:10 EST

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

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ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.