Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsSaturday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Sunday: N/NE 15/25 kts
Monday: W 30/35 kts
West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Reaching up to 30 knots east of King Island in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/35 knots during the morning then turning westerly 30/35 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/7 metres during the morning.Issued Sat 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for Far NW Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island & SW Coast
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The South Australian town of Port Wakefield is the next focus for emergency services as flood peaks continue to move through the river systems after days of wild weather.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.