Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: W/SW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots inshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Tue 10:11 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WNW
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.
The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.