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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, 29 Jun 08:30 am

        GROOTE IS AWS (33 km)


        Partly cloudy.
        24.10 °C
        SE/13 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
        WedThuFriSatSunMon
        29° 22° 29° 22° 29° 21° 28° 21° 29° 19° 30° 20°

        WATER

        27

        Issued at Tue, 28 Jun 13:34

        SWELL FORECAST

        Wednesday
        Thursday
        Friday
        Saturday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • SE
          31 km/h
          1.7m
        • SSE
          23 km/h
          1.2m
        • SE
          24 km/h
          1m
        • SE
          29 km/h
          1.4m
        • SE
          27 km/h
          1.5m
        • SE
          31 km/h
          1.5m
        • SE
          32 km/h
          1.8m
        • SE
          32 km/h
          1.8m

        Umbakumba issued at Tue, 28 Jun 17:58

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        Today's Swell Description
        Wind:
        Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots east of Groote Eylandt during the morning.
        Swell:
        Southeasterly below 1 metre.
        Seas:
        1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
        Weather:
        Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower northeast of Groote Eylandt, near zero chance elsewhere.

        UV INDEX

        9



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        TODAY'S TIDE

        • high
          01:10
          1.96m
        • low
          01:16
          0.72m
        • low
          07:30
          0.63m
        • high
          13:35
          1.83m
        • high
          15:46
          1.16m
        • low
          19:42
          0.60m

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        Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt) issued at Wed, 29 Jun 10:06

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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