Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CardwellLow Fri 13:39 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 19:42 EST (3.1m)
Low Sat 02:09 EST (0.9m)
High Sat 08:01 EST (2.8m)
Tides for TownsvilleLow Fri 13:37 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 19:26 EST (3.1m)
Low Sat 02:07 EST (0.9m)
High Sat 07:47 EST (2.8m)
forecast windsFriday: SE 25/30 kts
Saturday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: SE 20/25 kts
Friday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Saturday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots turning easterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 11:27 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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The last few nights have brought a spectacular light show to Tasmania, southern Victoria and New Zealand, with the potential for more to come over the next few weeks.
Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.