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Tides for Burnie

Low Mon 12:30 EDT (0.7m)
High Mon 18:20 EDT (3.4m)
Low Tue 00:49 EDT (0.4m)
High Tue 07:00 EDT (3.3m)

Tides for Launceston

Low Mon 13:42 EDT (1.1m)
High Mon 19:33 EDT (4.4m)
Low Tue 02:03 EDT (0.7m)
High Tue 08:12 EDT (4.3m)

forecast winds

Monday: N/NW 20 kts
Tuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/30 kts


Monday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 20/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres.

Issued Mon 10:00 EDT

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

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