Northwest Cape to Carnarvon Marine Weather Overview
Tides for DenhamLow Thu 19:41 WST (0.3m)
High Fri 01:14 WST (0.8m)
Low Fri 04:43 WST (0.8m)
High Fri 11:51 WST (1.3m)
Tides for CarnarvonLow Thu 16:29 WST (0.4m)
High Thu 23:03 WST (1.2m)
Low Fri 03:53 WST (0.9m)
High Fri 10:07 WST (1.7m)
forecast windsThursday: E 10 kts
Friday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Saturday: SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: Easterly around 10 knots turning northeast to northwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore.Issued Thu 10:00 WST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
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The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.