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Tides for Burnie

High Sat 01:40 EST (3.2m)
Low Sat 08:04 EST (0.7m)
High Sat 14:00 EST (3.3m)
Low Sat 20:29 EST (0.6m)

forecast winds

Friday: N 25 kts
Saturday: NW 20/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Monday: SW 20/30 kts


Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly around 3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northeast to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending northwesterly during the evening at 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres decreasing to 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots becoming northwesterly 20/25 knots before dawn then tending northwest to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres, tending southwesterly 3 metres during the evening.

Issued Fri 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W

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