Northwest Gulf Marine Weather Overview
Tides for NhulunbuyHigh Fri 08:58 CST (2.4m)
Low Fri 14:46 CST (1.2m)
High Fri 20:26 CST (2.8m)
Low Sat 03:11 CST (0.3m)
East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far northeast. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:45 CST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.
While northern parts of the country have experienced unseasonably warm temperatures, winter is business as usual in the south.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.