|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots west of Hopetoun in the morning. Winds tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres west of Hopetoun by early evening. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Thu 04:01 WST
15:08 EST Alice Springs is currently experiencing its coldest August to date in 25 years, and the fourth coldest on record.