Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Wed 15:33 EST (3.6m)
Low Wed 22:01 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 04:00 EST (3.5m)
Low Thu 10:23 EST (0.4m)
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 16:47 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 23:15 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 05:13 EST (4.5m)
Low Thu 11:36 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsWednesday: W/SW 30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 25 kts
Friday: SW 10/20 kts
Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon, then tending westerly 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 10:07 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W
most recent warnings
Chartering flights to outback races and getting city folk to enjoy some bush hospitality is one innovative approach to fundraising being adopted by a community group in parched western Queensland.
Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.
The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.