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Tides

Tides for Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt)

Low Wed 03:56 (0.8m)
High Wed 17:17 (1.7m)
Low Thu 04:53 (0.8m)
High Thu 18:40 (1.6m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Tue 16:00 CST

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

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Weather News

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.