Central West Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsWednesday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Friday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots early in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly near 4 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots later in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly near 4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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