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Tides for Burnie

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Tuesday: W 20/25 kts
Wednesday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Monday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Tuesday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, tending westerly 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then turning west to southwesterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly during the day. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres east of King Island. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 5/6 metres south of King Island.

Issued Mon 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, W

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