Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cardwell
Tides for Townsville
forecast windsThursday: N 20 kts
Friday: N 20 kts
Saturday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots a times. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Friday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Winds tending south to southwesterly 10/15 knots from the west during the morning, then turning north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Thu 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE
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Adelaide residents have been warned to go home from work early if they are not performing essential duties as the metropolitan area braces for heavy weather.
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill has warned storm conditions are likely to worsen this afternoon, and will be "as bad, if not worse than yesterday".
Parts of South Australia may be without electricity until the end of the weekend as the power network is repaired and gradually brought back online, ElectraNet has said.