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Tides for Burnie

Low Sat 10:36 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 16:33 EDT (3.5m)
Low Sat 22:58 EDT (0.4m)
High Sun 04:58 EDT (3.6m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Sunday: W 30 kts
Monday: W increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning and early afternoon. Winds tending southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the day then turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.

Issued Sat 05:00 EDT

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

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