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Tides

Tides for Burnie

Low Tue 08:36 EST (0.3m)
High Tue 14:42 EST (3.6m)
Low Tue 21:10 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 03:01 EST (3.5m)

Tides for Launceston

Low Tue 09:48 EST (0.7m)
High Tue 15:54 EST (4.6m)
Low Tue 22:21 EST (0.9m)
High Wed 04:14 EST (4.5m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W 35 kts
Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the middle of the day and reaching 35 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, W

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15:50 EST

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15:42 EST

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