Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieHigh Wed 01:13 EDT (2.9m)
Low Wed 07:33 EDT (1.0m)
High Wed 13:26 EDT (3.0m)
Low Wed 19:54 EDT (0.8m)
forecast windsTuesday: E/NE 5/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 10/20 kts
Thursday: NW/NE 15/20 kts
Friday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: East to northeasterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Wednesday: East to northeasterly 5/15 knots tending north to northeasterly in the morning then northeasterly 10/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly in the early afternoon then tending west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres east of King Island during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Tue 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
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Towns in Queensland's south-east are being hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.