Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cardwell
Tides for Townsville
forecast windsThursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: NE 10/15 kts
Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending southerly in the morning then tending easterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Thu 04:45 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m
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South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.
Linking the statewide blackout in South Australia with the state's heavy reliance on renewable energy is unfounded, energy industry experts say.
More than 100,000 people in South Australia are still without power after wild weather plunged the state into darkness, although the lights are back on in much of Adelaide's metropolitan area.