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Tides for Burnie

High Sat 16:54 EST (3.6m)
Low Sat 23:25 EST (0.2m)
High Sun 05:33 EST (3.4m)
Low Sun 11:50 EST (0.7m)

Tides for Launceston

High Sat 18:07 EST (4.6m)
Low Sun 00:39 EST (0.6m)
High Sun 06:48 EST (4.4m)
Low Sun 13:02 EST (1.1m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: NE 15/25 kts
Monday: W 25/30 kts


Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots around midday, tending variable 5/15 knots late afternoon then mostly east to northeasterly 10/20 knots late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly up to 1 metre. Sunday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots turning northerly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Sat 10:02 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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