Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/25 kts
Thursday: E/NE 25/35 kts
Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming westerly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots shifting northeasterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 25/35 knots shifting west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Tue 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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Adelaide residents are preparing for heavy rain, high seas and strong winds forecast to hit later this week, in what the SES says could be one of the most significant weather events it has seen in South Australia.
Forbes has been declared a natural disaster zone after the region was hit by flooding over the weekend.
Further rain expected in the central west of New South Wales could see the Lachlan River at Forbes reach a higher peak, despite it already being inundated with the greatest water levels in 25 years.