Central North Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: NW 25/30 kts
Friday: NW 20/30 kts
Saturday: NW/NE 10/15 kts
Northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly 15/25 knots early in the morning then decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly about 10 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending northeasterly during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Thu 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W
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Gale Warning for SW & CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E & SE coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is
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