Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Winds tending south to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres offshore, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W
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Strong Wind warning for all districts. Small Craft Alert for the Central Plateau Lakes
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