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Tides for Burnie

forecast winds

Wednesday: W 10/15 kts
Thursday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then tending southwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots early in the morning then turning west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of King Island during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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