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Tides for Burnie

High Sat 22:24 EDT (2.8m)
Low Sun 04:51 EDT (1.0m)
High Sun 10:54 EDT (2.9m)
Low Sun 17:24 EDT (1.1m)

Tides for Launceston

High Sat 23:37 EDT (3.7m)
Low Sun 06:05 EDT (1.5m)
High Sun 12:06 EDT (3.8m)
Low Sun 18:36 EDT (1.5m)

forecast winds

Saturday: NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Monday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts


Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Sunday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore.

Issued Sat 16:10 EDT

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

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