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Tides

Tides for Burnie

High Tue 15:52 EST (3.6m)
Low Tue 22:17 EST (0.6m)
High Wed 04:09 EST (3.4m)
Low Wed 10:33 EST (0.5m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: E/NE 25 kts
Wednesday: NE 25 kts
Thursday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore in the morning. Winds turning northeasterly in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of King Island in the morning. Winds turning northerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:01 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW

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