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Tides for Burnie

High Tue 21:30 EST (3.1m)
Low Wed 04:15 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 10:32 EST (3.0m)
Low Wed 16:44 EST (1.3m)

Tides for Launceston

High Tue 22:42 EST (4.1m)
Low Wed 05:30 EST (1.1m)
High Wed 11:42 EST (4.0m)
Low Wed 17:51 EST (1.7m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W 20 kts
Wednesday: NW 25/35 kts
Thursday: W 30/35 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/30 kts


Tuesday: Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending northwesterly 25/35 knots in the early afternoon then tending westerly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 30/35 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:06 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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