Northwest Gulf Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Nhulunbuy
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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Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.