Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsSaturday: S 20/30 kts
Sunday: S 15/25 kts
Monday: SW 15/20 kts
Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots tending southerly 20/30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Far North West Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast
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