Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: W 20/25 kts
Wednesday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts
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
most recent warnings
Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
After spending three days brewing over the Coral Sea, Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie will make landfall tomorrow.
Evacuation centres are designed to be a safe place to wait out a cyclone â?? not be a home away from home.