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Tides for Burnie

High Tue 15:52 EST (3.6m)
Low Tue 22:17 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 04:09 EST (3.4m)
Low Wed 10:33 EST (0.5m)

Tides for Launceston

High Tue 17:06 EST (4.6m)
Low Tue 23:31 EST (1.1m)
High Wed 05:20 EST (4.4m)
Low Wed 11:48 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10/15 kts


East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 05:01 EST

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

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