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Accident Ck (S)

UNPATROLLED BEACH
Beach Number:
qld0034
State/Region:
QLD Karumba
Post Code:
4891
Length:
4km
General Beach Hazard Rating:
2/10 (Least hazardous)

Nearby Beaches:
brannigan ck (s 1)  (2km) accident ck (n 1)  (2.1km) brannigan ck (s 2)  (2.8km) brannigan ck (s 3)  (4.4km) accident ck (n 2)  (5km)

Beach

Beach Q 34 is located between Brannigan and Accident creeks. It is a convex-shaped 4 km long beach dominated at both ends by the tidal channels and extensive tidal shoal deposits that extend up to 2 km offshore. The beach is backed by a 2 km wide sequence of beach ridges and barrier deposits, then several kilometres of salt flats and some inner barriers. There is a vehicle track across the flats to the creek mouth where a rough fishing camp is located.

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 12:04:51

     

    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, 28 May 03:00 am

      NORMANTON AP (35 km)


      Mostly sunny.
      24.10 °C
      S/24 km/h
      Wind

      Weather information
      SatSunMonTueWedThu
      29° 23° 29° 19° 29° 20° 30° 22° 29° 21° 29° 21°

      WATER

      26

      Issued at Fri, 27 May 14:06

      SWELL FORECAST

      Saturday
      Sunday
      Monday
      Tuesday
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • AM
      • PM
      • ESE
        11 km/h
        0.3m
      • SSE
        15 km/h
        0.5m
      • SSE
        18 km/h
        0.7m
      • SSE
        18 km/h
        0.5m
      • SE
        18 km/h
        0.6m
      • SW
        9 km/h
        0.3m
      • E
        14 km/h
        0.5m
      • SE
        10 km/h
        0.3m

      Karumba issued at Fri, 27 May 18:05

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      Today's Swell Description
      Wind:
      Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning.
      Seas:
      Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
      Weather:
      Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm.

      UV INDEX

      7



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      TODAY'S TIDE

      • low
        00:45
        0.72m
      • high
        11:48
        3.32m

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      Karumba issued at Sat, 28 May 04:06

      WARNINGS

      TODAY'S RADAR

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