Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsFriday: W 15/20 kts
Saturday: W/NW 30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots from late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 10:04 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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