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Tides for Mornington Island

Low Tue 13:56 EST (1.6m)
High Tue 22:10 EST (2.9m)
Low Wed 14:06 EST (1.9m)
High Wed 22:13 EST (2.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 10/15 kts


Westerly 10/15 knots, shifting northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots around midday with afternoon and early evening inshore seabreezes 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly about 15 knots before dawn then tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots shifting west to northwesterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 15:50 EST

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

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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.