Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsWednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 35 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly in the evening and increasing to 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots tending northerly 25/35 knots early morning, then northwesterly during the morning, ahead of a west to southwesterly change 25/30 knots in the afternoon, locally reaching 35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 2/2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres east of King Island. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
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Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.