Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: E/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: E/NE 30 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Thursday: East to northeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Shifting northwesterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.Issued Wed 10:19 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WNW
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Coastal Gale Wind Warning Banks St/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Island & Upper East Coast. Strong Winds for all other except Inland Waters
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