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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

Information Symbols

    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.

       

      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

        Sat, 13 Feb 03:30 pm

        GROOTE IS AWS (33 km)


        Partly cloudy.
        33.10 °C
        W/13 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
        SatSunMonTueWedThu
        34° 26° 34° 26° 34° 26° 32° 27° 36° 26° 36° 27°

        WATER

        31

        Issued at Sat, 13 Feb 13:34

        SWELL FORECAST

        Saturday
        Sunday
        Monday
        Tuesday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • SE
          9 km/h
          0.2m
        • ESE
          17 km/h
          0.4m
        • ENE
          6 km/h
          0.1m
        • ENE
          13 km/h
          0.2m
        • W
          8 km/h
          0.3m
        • NE
          19 km/h
          0.4m
        • SW
          18 km/h
          0.4m
        • NE
          17 km/h
          0.4m

        Umbakumba issued at Fri, 12 Feb 21:30

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        Today's Swell Description
        Wind:
        Variable about 10 knots.
        Swell:
        Below 0.5 metres.
        Seas:
        Below 1 metre.
        Weather:
        Mostly sunny. 40% chance of showers northeast of Groote Eylandt, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Numbulwar.

        UV INDEX

        15



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        TODAY'S TIDE

        • High
          01:35
          1.96m
        • Low
          11:03
          1.21m
        • High
          19:11
          1.44m
        • Low
          21:03
          1.41m

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        Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt) issued at Sat, 13 Feb 00:00

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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