Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 25/30 kts
Thursday: W 15/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots south of King Island in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Wednesday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots, easing to 20/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S
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Strong Wind warning for all districts. Small Craft Alert for the Central Plateau Lakes
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