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forecast winds

Saturday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Sunday: SE 10/15 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southeast to southwesterly from the south in the morning and early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.