Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsMonday: W/NW increasing 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W 25/40 kts
Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the middle of the day. Reaching up to 40 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, tending westerly 4/6 metres during the afternoon. Tuesday: Westerly 25/40 knots tending northwesterly in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly 30/35 knots in the late evening. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres, increasing to 6/8 metres south of King Island. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Mon 10:25 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, S
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Gale Warning Far NW, Central N, Upper E, SW & CW coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind Warning remaining waters
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