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Tides for Burnie

Low Wed 15:08 EST (1.2m)
High Wed 20:53 EST (3.2m)
Low Thu 03:40 EST (0.7m)
High Thu 09:55 EST (3.1m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: NW 25/35 kts
Friday: W/NW 25/35 kts


Northwesterly 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots during the morning then to 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to northwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres later in the day. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres south of King Island.

Issued Wed 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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