Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsThursday: NW 25/30 kts
Friday: W 30 kts
Saturday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Northwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Winds tending northwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Thu 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
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Gale Warning for SW & CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E & SE coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is
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