Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: E 30 kts
Friday: S/SW 30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/25 kts
Sunday: W 10/15 kts
Thursday: Easterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots tending northwest to southwesterly in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Winds may reach up to 30 knots from the late morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:13 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for the Far North West Coast and Central North Coast
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Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.