Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: W 35 kts
Wednesday: NW 25/30 kts
Thursday: NW 25/30 kts
Friday: NW 25/30 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots near Cape Grim. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 6 metres south of King Island. Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending northwesterly 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the morning then decreasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Tue 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, W
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.