Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: W/NW 20 kts
Wednesday: NE 25 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WSW
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Strong Wind Warning for Far North West Coast, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast and Central West Coast. Cancellation elsewhere
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An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
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