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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

        Thu, 29 Sep 08:30 am

        GROOTE IS AWS (33 km)


        Possible shower.
        28.80 °C
        N/17 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
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        33° 25° 31° 25° 32° 25° 32° 25° 32° 25° 32° 25°

        WATER

        29

        Issued at Wed, 28 Sep 13:54

        SWELL FORECAST

        Thursday
        Friday
        Saturday
        Sunday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • NW
          21 km/h
          0.4m
        • NE
          24 km/h
          0.5m
        • WNW
          17 km/h
          0.3m
        • ESE
          16 km/h
          0.5m
        • E
          11 km/h
          0.2m
        • ENE
          19 km/h
          0.4m
        • S
          9 km/h
          0.1m
        • ENE
          18 km/h
          0.4m

        Umbakumba issued at Wed, 28 Sep 22:29

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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:
        1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
        Weather:
        Partly cloudy. 40% chance of showers south of Numbulwar in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.

        UV INDEX

        16



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        TODAY'S TIDE

        • high
          04:56
          2.06m
        • high
          09:12
          1.48m
        • low
          11:12
          0.48m
        • high
          17:21
          2.06m
        • low
          19:09
          0.73m
        • low
          23:29
          0.56m

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        Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt) issued at Thu, 29 Sep 09:53

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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