Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Tue 14:42 EST (3.6m)
Low Tue 21:10 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 03:01 EST (3.5m)
Low Wed 09:30 EST (0.4m)
forecast windsTuesday: W 35 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 20/30 knots, reaching 35 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 10:29 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for Far NW, Banks Strait/Franklin Sound, E Flinders Is, Upper E, SE, SW, C N & C W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere
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The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.
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Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears
Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.