Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Wed 03:01 EST (3.5m)
Low Wed 09:30 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 15:33 EST (3.6m)
Low Wed 22:01 EST (0.4m)
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 04:14 EST (4.5m)
Low Wed 10:43 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 16:47 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 23:15 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 10/20 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres. Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
most recent warnings
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