Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Sun 04:58 EDT (3.6m)
Low Sun 11:26 EDT (0.3m)
High Sun 17:28 EDT (3.5m)
Low Sun 23:47 EDT (0.5m)
forecast windsSunday: W 20/30 kts
Monday: W 25/35 kts
Tuesday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots, tending west to southwesterly around midday, decreasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/35 knots in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/4 metres, Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres south of King Island.Issued Sat 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, 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.