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Tides for Burnie

Low Thu 02:22 EDT (0.7m)
High Thu 08:29 EDT (3.1m)
Low Thu 14:51 EDT (1.0m)
High Thu 20:41 EDT (3.0m)

Tides for Launceston

Low Thu 03:36 EDT (1.1m)
High Thu 09:42 EDT (4.0m)
Low Thu 16:04 EDT (1.4m)
High Thu 21:53 EDT (3.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW/NE 5/15 kts
Thursday: N/NE 5/15 kts
Friday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: E 10/15 kts


Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: North to northeasterly 5/15 knots turning easterly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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Weather News

Victorian desalination plant could be used for first time to cope with hot summer

19:22 EDT

Victoria's multi-billion-dollar desalination plant could be used for the first time, as the Andrews Government confronts a looming water crisis in drought-hit country towns.

Windy conditions to follow the warmth in QLD

17:58 EDT

Early spring warmth will come to an end as the Queensland coast is in for a breezy few days.

Tasmanian farmers say the lack of good rainfall is serious

15:50 EDT

The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.