Central West Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsWednesday: S 30 kts
Thursday: W 15/25 kts
Friday: W increasing 25/30 kts
Wednesday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots until mid afternoon, decreasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 25/30 knots during the afternoon then turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore.Issued Wed 10:03 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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Strong Wind Warning for all coastal waters, including Hobart waters. Small Craft Alert for Central Plateau Lakes
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Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Frosty morning temperatures are expected over Victoria and New South Wales on Thursday.
Heavy rain in the Melbourne area has caused traffic problems, and flooded train station underpasses at Blackburn and Burnley, after a wintry blast swept across the state.