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Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: NE 10/15 kts

forecast

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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07:02 EST

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SA weather: No link between blackout and renewable energy, experts say

06:43 EST

Linking the statewide blackout in South Australia with the state's heavy reliance on renewable energy is unfounded, energy industry experts say.

SA weather: Adelaide power mostly restored but BOM forecasts more storms

06:39 EST

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.