Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Sat 10:36 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 16:33 EDT (3.5m)
Low Sat 22:58 EDT (0.4m)
High Sun 04:58 EDT (3.6m)
forecast windsSaturday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Sunday: W 30 kts
Monday: W increasing 20/30 kts
North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning and early afternoon. Winds tending southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the day then turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Sat 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
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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.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.