Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsFriday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 15/25 kts
Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Fri 10:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Strong Wind Warning Central N Coast, Banks Strait/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Is, Upper E Coast, Lower E Coast, SE Coast & SW Coast
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Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.
Hundreds of Victorians have been left without power as strong winds batter the state, with gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour recorded at Melbourne airport.
Smoke blanketing Sydney this morning gave a face to a typically invisible phenomenon in our atmosphere, known as a temperature inversion.