Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: W 25 kts
Friday: W/SW 25 kts
Saturday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting easterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Thu 05:18 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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