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Tides for Burnie

High Mon 02:15 EST (3.4m)
Low Mon 08:52 EST (0.4m)
High Mon 15:03 EST (3.5m)
Low Mon 21:27 EST (0.8m)

Tides for Launceston

High Mon 03:28 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 10:06 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 16:16 EST (4.5m)
Low Mon 22:39 EST (1.2m)

forecast winds

Monday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E 10/15 kts


Sunday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Winds variable 10 knots near the coast. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Monday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots offshore, tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots inshore. East to southeasterly winds 15/20 knots extending throughout during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning north to northeasterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 0.5 metres.

Issued Sun 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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