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Tides for Burnie

Low Thu 06:13 EDT (0.8m)
High Thu 12:01 EDT (3.4m)
Low Thu 18:44 EDT (0.3m)
High Fri 00:59 EDT (3.4m)

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: W 15/20 kts


Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Thursday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Wed 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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