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Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: NE/SE 15/20 kts
Friday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots tending easterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Tue 16:00 CST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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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.