Gulf Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Port Pirie
Tides for Whyalla
Tides for Eucla
forecast windsTuesday: NE increasing 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: SE/SW increasing 15/20 kts
Northeasterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the late afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Northeast to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the early morning then becoming south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Winds reaching 20/30 knots south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Cowell to Wallaroo. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning.Issued Tue 05:10 CDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSW
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Strong Wind Warning for Far W Coast, extending to all coasts on Wed (excl Adelaide Local Waters), with a Gale Warning for Lower SE Coast
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The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.