Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Wed 22:01 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 04:00 EST (3.5m)
Low Thu 10:23 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 16:23 EST (3.6m)
Tides for LauncestonLow Wed 23:15 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 05:13 EST (4.5m)
Low Thu 11:36 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 17:37 EST (4.6m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 25 kts
Friday: SW 10/20 kts
Saturday: W 10 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 0.5/1.5 metres. Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W
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Strong Wind Warning for all waters except Southeast Inshore & Central W Coast. Cancellation for Channel, Central W Coast & Inland Waters
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