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The Centralian Advocate Tue 29 Mar 2022



The Centralian Advocate Tue 29 Mar 2022


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Tuesday March 29 2022 WEATHER 31 V1 - NTNE01Z01MA Kyrie Irving was happy to be on home court but Brooklyn lost to the Charlotte Hornets. Picture: Getty Images At Brooklyn, unvaccinated Kyrie Irving played his first home game of the season thanks to a change in New York City Covid-19 safety rules that had previously banned him from the court. But Charlotte dampened the debut with a 119-110 victory. Charlottes LaMelo Ball sparked the Hornets with 33 points, nine assists and seven rebounds. Kevin Durant led the Nets with 27 points, eight rebounds and seven assists while Andre Drummond added 20 points and 17 rebounds for Brooklyn. Irving had 16 points on 6of-22 shooting and contributed 11 assists. AFP Western Conference leader Phoenix, which improved the leagues best record to 61-14 with an eighth straight victory. Both teams NBA Most Valuable Player candidates delivered virtuoso efforts with Phoenixs Devin Booker scoring 35 points while Chris Paul added 19 points and 14 assists and Deandre Ayton added 14 points and 12 rebounds. Philadelphias Joel Embiid scored 37 points and grabbed 15 rebounds while Tyrese Maxey had 18 points and Tobias Harris had 17. But James Harden scored only 14 points on 2-of-11 shooting, hitting only 2-of-5 from 3point range. waukee and the Philadelphia 76ers are third on 46-28 while Chicago, Toronto and Cleveland are within five games. Brown cited Bostons roster healing from a season of injury setbacks for the late-season charge. We done got healthy, he said. I missed about 15 games. My hamstring was bothering me a lot. I feel a little bit healthier. Our guys feel a little bit healthier. The medical report got some bad news with Celtics centre Robert Williams suffering a sprained left knee. he played only 24 minutes with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Philadelphia had moved atop the East but lost 114-104 at BOSTON seized a share of the Eastern Conference lead, Phoenix dumped Philadelphia in a possible NBA Finals preview and Kyrie Irvings home season debut was spoiled Sunday by the Charlotte Hornets. Jayson Tatum scored 34 points and Jaylen Brown contributed 31 points and 10 rebounds to ignite the Boston Celtics to their sixth consecutive victory, a 134-112 home triumph over Minnesota. The Celtics scored their most points in a half all season to grab a 72-49 half-time lead and improved to 47-28, matching Miami for the best record in the East. Defending champion Mil Hot Celtics make it six wins on trot Tanami Tiwi Daly Arnhem Carpentaria Gregory Barkly Simpson Lasseter Sunrise Sunset Moonrise Moonset 6:51 am 6:52 pm 3:59 am 4:56 pm Apr 17 Apr 23 Apr 1 Apr 9 Tue Mar 29 Wed Mar 30 Thu Mar 31 Fri Apr 1 Sat Apr 2 Sun Apr 3 Mon Apr 4 Tue Apr 5 3:56am 5.4m 10:33am 2.4m 5:06pm 6.5m 11:27pm 2.9m 4:57am 6.1m 11:28am 2.0m 5:47pm 7.0m 12:04am 2.3m 5:46am 6.7m 12:09pm 1.7m 6:22pm 7.3m 12:39am 1.7m 6:30am 7.1m 12:43pm 1.6m 6:51pm 7.5m 1:10am 1.4m 7:09am 7.4m 1:13pm 1.6m 7:15pm 7.5m 1:40am 1.1m 7:44am 7.5m 1:40pm 1.8m 7:35pm 7.4m 2:08am 1.1m 8:15am 7.4m 2:04pm 2.1m 7:53pm 7.2m 2:35am 1.1m 8:46am 7.2m 2:27pm 2.4m 8:12pm 6.9m Darwin 25 34 8 Tindal 24 37 Jabiru 24 35 41 Nhulunbuy 25 32 5 Borroloola na na na Lajamanu 20 39 Tennant Creek 21 36 Alice Springs 11 33 Yulara 18 35 Location Min Max *Rain Location Min Max *Rain * rainfall 24 hours to 9am yesterday 1024 1024 1016 1016 1016 1008 1008 1001 1011 1006 1010 1032 1018 WARNINGS Latest information at www.bom.gov.au/australia/warnings Coastal & Land Weather 1300 659 214 Tropical Cyclone 1300 659 211 NORTHERN TERRITORY A slight to medium chance of showers and storms north of Katherine. Sunny elsewhere apart from some afternoon cloud over the southwest Lasseter District. Very hot over parts of the Carpentaria District. Light winds over the Top End, tending moderate northeast to southeasterly to the south. Fire danger: Low to moderate. DARWIN and OUTER DARWIN Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Min 26 Max 34 Wednesday: Possible shower or storm. Min 26 Max 33 Thursday: Partly cloudy. Min 26 Max 34 Friday: Partly cloudy. Min 25 Max 34 DARWIN HARBOUR Winds: Westerly below 10 knots becoming southerly early in the morning then becoming northwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a storm in the morning and afternoon. UV FORECASTS Katherine: 12 (extreme). Tennant Creek: 11 (extreme). Alice Springs: 11 (extreme). Rainfall: 24hr rainfall to 9am 28 March 2022: 8.0 mm Monthly total to 9am 28 March 2022: 88.6 mm Average for month of March: 314.3 mm 1 October 2021 to 28 March 2022: 1354.6 mm on 88 rain days Average from 1 October to end of March: 1578.1 mm March 29, 2022 Commonwealth of Australia 2022 1024 1008 1008 1008 1008 1016 1016 1016 999 1010 1010 1006 1006 1027 1022 1022 Auckland Bangkok Beijing Geneva Hong Kong Jakarta Johannesburg Kuala Lumpur London Los Angeles Moscow New York Rio De Janeiro Singapore Tel Aviv Tokyo fine 25 15 storms 34 25 rain 12 8 cloudy 18 5 rain 22 18 fine 33 26 fine 24 12 storms 34 24 rain 11 9 sunny 20 10 snow -3 -5 sunny 6 -3 storms 28 22 storms 34 24 fine 25 10 cloudy 16 8 PROVINCIAL CENTRES Katherine: Sunny. Max 38 Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Min 23 Max 38 Tennant Creek: Sunny. Max 35 Wednesday: Sunny. Min 23 Max 35 Alice Springs: Sunny. Max 33 Wednesday: Sunny. Min 15 Max 33 Jabiru: Partly cloudy. Max 37 Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Min 25 Max 36 Nhulunbuy: Mostly sunny. Max 34 Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Min 24 Max 34 Alyangula: Mostly sunny. Max 34 Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Min 23 Max 34 Borroloola: Sunny. Max 39 Wednesday: Sunny. Min 20 Max 40 Yulara: Mostly sunny. Max 35 Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Min 20 Max 33 Lajamanu: Sunny. Max 38 Wednesday: Sunny. Min 19 Max 39 Maningrida: Mostly sunny. Max 35 Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Min 25 Max 35 Pirlangimpi: Shower or two. Possible storm. Max 33 Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Min 23 Max 34 Wadeye: Possible shower or storm. Max 35 Wednesday: Partly cloudy. Min 24 Max 35 Yuendumu: Sunny. Max 35 Wednesday: Sunny. Min 19 Max 35 DARWIN Sun protection recommended between 9:10am to 4:30pm Maximum UV Index: 12 (extreme) Sunny Mostly sunny Partly cloudy Cloudy Chance shower Shower or two Showers Drizzle, light rain Rain Shower storm Storms Windy Dust Fog Katherine DARWIN Jabiru Nhulunbuy Borroloola Alyangula Tennant Creek Alice Springs 2634 Yulara Wadeye 2333 Pirlangimpi 2534 2334 2537 2535 2338 2039 2235 1935 1433 1938 Lajamanu 1835 Yuendumu Darwin 34 Broome 34 Alice Springs 33 Cairns 32 Hobart 23 Brisbane 25 Sydney 22 Canberra 24 Adelaide 25 Perth 29 Melbourne 22