Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: W 30 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Sunday: W 15/20 kts
Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Winds may reach up to 30 knots at times. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres by early evening. 1st. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. 2nd. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the day. Seas: 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, NE
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for E of Flind Island and Upper E Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere, excluding Far Northwest Coast
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