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Tides for Burnie

forecast winds

Monday: SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: SW 20 kts
Wednesday: NE 20/30 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots east of King Island early in the morning, becoming variable about 10 knots late morning then east to northeasterly 5/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly 20/30 knots during the morning then shifting west to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Mon 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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