Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsFriday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Sunday: S/SW 15/20 kts
West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly in the morning and then easing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming south to southeasterly about 10 knots during the morning. Afternoon seabreezes about 10 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Fri 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W
most recent warnings
Residents in the Whitsundays in central Queensland have been urged not to drink tap water for the next few days due to health risks.
Residents in northern New South Wales have been ordered to evacuate ahead of "unprecedented" flooding, and south-east Queensland has been hit by damaging winds and heavy rain.
Heavy rain is wreaking havoc across Queensland and northern NSW as the remnants of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie move south.