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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, 26 May 03:30 am

        GROOTE IS AWS (33 km)


        Mostly sunny.
        21.50 °C
        CALM/0 km/h
        Wind

        Weather information
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        WATER

        28

        Issued at Wed, 25 May 13:32

        SWELL FORECAST

        Thursday
        Friday
        Saturday
        Sunday
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • AM
        • PM
        • SE
          11 km/h
          0.2m
        • SE
          18 km/h
          0.5m
        • ESE
          9 km/h
          0.3m
        • SE
          16 km/h
          0.5m
        • E
          11 km/h
          0.4m
        • SE
          16 km/h
          0.9m
        • ESE
          19 km/h
          1m
        • SE
          18 km/h
          1.1m

        Umbakumba issued at Wed, 25 May 19:21

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        Today's Swell Description
        Wind:
        Variable about 10 knots.
        Seas:
        Below 1 metre.
        Weather:
        Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers east of Groote Eylandt, 30% chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm.

        UV INDEX

        9



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        TODAY'S TIDE

        • low
          02:45
          0.80m
        • high
          08:55
          1.88m
        • high
          12:47
          1.71m
        • low
          15:21
          0.55m
        • high
          21:44
          1.73m
        • low
          23:37
          0.62m

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        Milner Bay (Groote Eylandt) issued at Thu, 26 May 04:48

        WARNINGS

        TODAY'S RADAR

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