Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: SW 25/35 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly 25/35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, increasing to 2.5/4 metres inshore around midday. 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 during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore.Issued Tue 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
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Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.