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Tides for Burnie

High Fri 00:59 EDT (3.4m)
Low Fri 07:20 EDT (0.8m)
High Fri 13:05 EDT (3.4m)
Low Fri 19:46 EDT (0.2m)

forecast winds

Friday: W 30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 10/20 kts
Sunday: W/SW 5/15 kts


Thursday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 4 metres south of King Island. Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 5/15 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Thu 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, S

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