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Tides for Burnie

High Wed 08:58 EST (3.0m)
Low Wed 15:08 EST (1.2m)
High Wed 20:53 EST (3.2m)
Low Thu 03:40 EST (0.7m)

Tides for Launceston

High Wed 10:07 EST (4.0m)
Low Wed 16:18 EST (1.6m)
High Wed 22:06 EST (4.2m)
Low Thu 04:53 EST (1.0m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: W/SW 25/35 kts
Friday: W/SW 25/35 kts


Westerly 10/20 knots tending northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then to 25/35 knots in the afternoon. Winds turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots turning northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres later in the day. Swell: West to northwesterly 1/2 metres.

Issued Wed 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WNW

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