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Tides for Melbourne Williamstown

High Thu 02:31 (0.8m)
Low Thu 07:46 (0.5m)
High Thu 13:08 (0.8m)
Low Thu 20:38 (0.2m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SW 10/20 kts
Thursday: N/NW increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Saturday: N/NW 10 kts


Southwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the afternoon with squalls to 45 knots. Winds turning westerly in the late afternoon and easing to 15/20 knots at night. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly below 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly during the day then becoming south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres.

Issued Wed 22:23 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Not available.

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Weather News

Dust storm engulfs parts of SA, Victoria and NSW as weather bureau warns of damaging winds

20:05 EDT

An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads.

Dust storm sweeping over SA, NSW and VIC

15:08 EDT

A large dust storm is sweeping over parts of South Australia, Victoria and NSW this afternoon.

Dubbo fish kill won't be the last as drought, fire raise extinction risk, ecologists warn

15:05 EDT

A renowned angler says a mass fish kill in the parched Macquarie River in New South Wales this week left the waterway looking like "tomato soup." Tens of thousands of fish of all sizes and species are estimated to have perished near Dubbo, in the state's west, after much-needed rain washed sediment into the river, causing dissolved oxygen levels to drop rapidly.