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Tides for Port Phillip Heads

High Fri 01:26 EDT (1.6m)
Low Fri 06:56 EDT (0.6m)
High Fri 13:14 EDT (1.4m)
Low Fri 19:12 EDT (0.1m)

Tides for Geelong

Low Thu 22:25 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 05:00 EDT (1.0m)
Low Fri 11:18 EDT (0.5m)
High Fri 16:06 EDT (0.9m)

Tides for Melbourne

Low Thu 22:03 EDT (0.2m)
High Fri 04:42 EDT (0.9m)
Low Fri 10:51 EDT (0.5m)
High Fri 15:49 EDT (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: S 10/15 kts
Sunday: S/SW increasing 10/15 kts


Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly at 15/20 knots during the late morning before easing to 10/15 knots at night. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly below 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming south to southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable below 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:50 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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Townsville, Burdekin now drought declared, Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne says

16:27 EDT

Another seven Queensland regions have been drought declared, including Townsville and the Burdekin region, which are in the usually wet areas of north Queensland.

American Air Force personnel celebrate a toasty Thanksgiving stationed in the Pilbara

14:21 EDT

They may be far from home, but a group of Americans have gathered in Western Australia's Pilbara region to celebrate Thanksgiving.