Central West Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Wed 16:44 EST (1.3m)
High Wed 22:26 EST (3.1m)
Low Thu 05:12 EST (0.7m)
High Thu 11:30 EST (3.1m)
forecast windsWednesday: W 30/35 kts
Thursday: W 30 kts
Friday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots increasing to 25/35 knots in the afternoon, tending westerly 30/35 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Winds turning southwesterly before dawn. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres.Issued Wed 10:37 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW
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Gale Warning for all districts except the Lower East Coast where there is a Strong Wind Warning
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