Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsSunday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Monday: NW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts
Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming west to northwesterly about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Monday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Sun 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W
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At least 100 homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
With a few showers and storms on the cards today and throughout the week ahead, will Canberra break it's September rain record? With Lake George looking more like a wetland than a wasteland, the additional amount of rain hasn't gone unnoticed.
An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.