Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Sat 16:41 EST (0.9m)
High Sat 22:30 EST (3.3m)
Low Sun 05:12 EST (0.5m)
High Sun 11:22 EST (3.3m)
forecast windsSaturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 15/25 kts
Monday: SW 10 kts
Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon, then tending southwesterly by early evening. Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots decreasing to 5/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Sat 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for E of Flinders Island, Upper/Lower E and SE Coasts. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere.
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