BOM launches new Marine Forecast Explorer™

Coastal users in NSW and Victoria now have a new tool to view highly detailed forecast maps from the Bureau of Meteorology. Launched on 27 July, the marine component of the Forecast Explorer™ includes forecasts for the next four days of combined sea and swell heights and wind speeds in knots.

To view the new […]

By |August 25th, 2011|Latest news, News, Resources|Comments Off|

New cool tool on ABC website

Check out this great new tool the folks at ABC news have come up with – an interactive cyclone tracker – (note – click the prior link to view the Cyclone tracker not the picture below)

By |January 31st, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|

Queensland floods | North Stradbroke homes under threat

Queensland floods | North Stradbroke homes under threat.
Straddie homes may slip into bay

Daniel Hurst
January 19, 2011

Redland City Council fears further erosion could put homes at risk at Amity Point on North Stradbroke Island. Photo: Redland City Council

Three North Stradbroke Island homes could be at risk of slipping into the bay, after an eddy […]

By |January 28th, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|

Rock fishing safety alert for NSW

Rock fishing alert
Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 January 2011

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a warning for the  NSW coast for the weekend, including dangerous ocean conditions which will be  hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing.

A northeast groundswell from Severe Tropical Cyclone Wilma will […]

By |January 28th, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|