Darwin Harbour Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Darwin
forecast windsFriday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E 10/15 kts
Sunday: N/NW 10/15 kts
South to southeasterly below 10 knots tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then shifting northerly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre around midday. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly about 10 knots tending easterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then shifting north to northwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the day then becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Fri 04:49 CST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.