Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.Issued Wed 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for all coastal waters, including Hobart waters
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