Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Fri 22:06 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 04:08 EDT (3.5m)
Low Sat 10:36 EDT (0.4m)
High Sat 16:33 EDT (3.5m)
forecast windsFriday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: W 25 kts
Sunday: W 20/25 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts
Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to below 1 metre inshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots east of King Island in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the day then turning southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.Issued Fri 16:07 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SW
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