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Tides

Tides for Burnie

High Tue 18:34 (3.4m)
Low Wed 00:53 (0.8m)
High Wed 06:44 (3.3m)
Low Wed 13:13 (0.5m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N 15/25 kts
Wednesday: NW 30 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Tue 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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Weather News

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.