Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Tue 19:54 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 01:49 EST (3.5m)
Low Wed 08:20 EST (0.4m)
High Wed 14:19 EST (3.6m)
Tides for LauncestonLow Tue 21:04 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 03:00 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 09:32 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 15:31 EST (4.6m)
forecast windsTuesday: SW/NW 5/15 kts
Wednesday: N 5/15 kts
Thursday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Southwest to northwesterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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