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Tides for Burnie

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 25 kts
Sunday: NE 20 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore during the morning. Winds tending northeast to northwesterly during the afternoon 5/15 knots, then variable in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening, reaching 20 knots offshore late. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to around 2 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting westerly 20/30 knots during the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Sat 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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Cyclone Debbie could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

12:56 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

11:00 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.