Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: NW 25/30 kts
Friday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Saturday: NW/NE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Thursday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots before dawn then tending westerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly about 10 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending northeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
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"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...