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Amaya (S)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
nt1404
State/Region:
NT Umbakumba
Post Code:
822
Length:
1.2km
General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Nearby Beaches:
amaya  (2.1km) cape barrow (s 8)  (3.1km) dharni  (3.2km) cape barrow (s 7)  (3.5km) cape barrow (s 6)  (4.3km)

Beach

At the southern end of the beach the shoreline trends due south as a crenulate 1.2 km long beach (NT 1404) fronted by 300-400 m wide rock and coral flats. It is backed by a 100 m wide series of 3-4 grassy beach ridges. A sandy inflection at the southern end of the beach marks the beginning of 7.2 km long Dharrni beach (NT 1405).

Location

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    Regulation Symbols

      SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

      Last updated: 28/08/2013 12:04:58

       

      PATROL INFORMATION

      There is no beach service this week.

      Hazards

      • Sharks Sharks
      • Irukandji Irukandji
      • Bluebottles Bluebottles
      • Chironex Chironex
      • Crocodiles Crocodiles
      • High Tide Range High Tide Range

      Service Providers

        SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

        WEATHER

        Wed, 24 Aug 05:30 pm

        GROOTE IS AWS (33 km)


        Partly cloudy.
        31.30 °C
        E/17 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
        WedThuFriSatSunMon
        28° 22° 30° 22° 30° 21° 30° 20° 31° 19° 32° 21°

        WATER

        26

        Issued at Wed, 24 Aug 13:29

        SWELL FORECAST

        Wednesday
        Thursday
        Friday
        Saturday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • WSW
          20 km/h
          0.5m
        • NE
          22 km/h
          0.4m
        • SSW
          17 km/h
          0.5m
        • SE
          19 km/h
          1.2m
        • SE
          22 km/h
          1.2m
        • SE
          26 km/h
          1.2m
        • SE
          28 km/h
          1.4m
        • SE
          26 km/h
          1.1m

        Umbakumba issued at Tue, 23 Aug 21:33

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        Today's Swell Description
        Wind:
        North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
        Seas:
        Around 1 metre.
        Weather:
        Partly cloudy. 20% chance of a shower offshore south of Numbulwar, near zero chance elsewhere.

        UV INDEX

        TODAY'S TIDE

        • high
          02:39
          0.99m
        • low
          04:36
          0.58m
        • low
          09:54
          0.90m
        • high
          10:52
          1.89m
        • high
          14:23
          1.15m
        • low
          16:50
          0.64m
        • low
          22:12
          0.81m
        • high
          23:21
          2.00m

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        Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt) issued at Wed, 24 Aug 18:33

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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