Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsSunday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Monday: W 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W 25/40 kts
Wednesday: W 25/30 kts
Sunday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots offshore in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, reaching 4 metres south of King Island. Monday: Northwest to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming northwesterly 25/40 knots in the middle of the day then tending westerly 30/40 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, tending westerly 4/7 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 25/40 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres, increasing to 6/8 metres south of King Island. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Sun 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 7.0m, W
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