Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsThursday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Friday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Saturday: NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres east of King Island. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of King Island. Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots in the afternoon and early evening then to 5/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres in the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots for a time in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island.Issued Wed 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, W
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
State of the Climate report 2016: Extreme heat events increasing in duration, frequency and intensity
The duration, frequency and intensity of extreme heat events have increased across large parts of Australia, a climate report has found.
Melbourne's volatile weather will live up to its reputation during this year's Melbourne Cup carnival.
As a kid growing up in Fiji, a howling cyclone was a chance to stay up late, swap ghost stories and eat specially-made Indian stuffed bread for Darwin meteorologist Angeline Prasad.