Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Wed 17:28 EST (3.3m)
Low Thu 00:01 EST (0.5m)
High Thu 06:12 EST (3.2m)
Low Thu 12:23 EST (0.9m)
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 18:40 EST (4.3m)
Low Thu 01:15 EST (0.9m)
High Thu 07:21 EST (4.1m)
Low Thu 13:34 EST (1.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Thursday: W 10 kts
Friday: W/NW 10/15 kts
South to southwesterly about 10 knots tending west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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