Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSaturday: W/SW 20 kts
Sunday: NW increasing 15/20 kts
Monday: NW increasing 30 kts
Tuesday: W 20/25 kts
Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 20 knots offshore until early evening, then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Sunday: Variable about 10 knots tending northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before turning westerly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.
The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.
As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.