Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: W increasing 15/20 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 30/35 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Tuesday: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting northeasterly in the 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: Northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting west to southwesterly 30/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.