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Tides for Burnie

Low Sat 16:30 EDT (1.1m)
High Sat 22:24 EDT (2.8m)
Low Sun 04:51 EDT (1.0m)
High Sun 10:54 EDT (2.9m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 20 kts
Sunday: SW 15/20 kts
Monday: S 15/25 kts


Saturday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Cape Grim during the day. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres east of King Island. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island.

Issued Sat 10:09 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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