Central West Marine Weather Overview
|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tides for BurnieLow Sat 22:58 EDT (0.4m)
High Sun 04:58 EDT (3.6m)
Low Sun 11:26 EDT (0.3m)
High Sun 17:28 EDT (3.5m)
forecast windsSaturday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: W 30 kts
Monday: W/NW 30/35 kts
Tuesday: SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Sunday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 20/25 knots, increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning and 30/35 knots early afternoon. Winds shifting west to southwesterly late afternoon and then easing to 20/30 knots late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 4 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning southerly during the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres.Issued Sat 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.