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Tides for Burnie

Low Thu 16:07 EST (1.2m)
High Thu 21:51 EST (3.2m)
Low Fri 04:38 EST (0.6m)
High Fri 10:54 EST (3.2m)

Tides for Launceston

Low Thu 17:16 EST (1.6m)
High Thu 23:03 EST (4.2m)
Low Fri 05:50 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 12:03 EST (4.1m)

forecast winds

Thursday: NW 25/35 kts
Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 25/40 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Friday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots turning northwesterly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 25/40 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: ##.

Issued Thu 14:04 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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12:49 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

12:45 EST

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Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.