Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Fri 15:39 EDT (1.0m)
High Fri 21:30 EDT (2.9m)
Low Sat 03:59 EDT (0.9m)
High Sat 10:03 EDT (2.9m)
forecast windsFriday: E/SE 20 kts
Saturday: E/NE 20 kts
Sunday: SW 15/20 kts
East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the morning, then tending south to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Fri 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.