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Tides

Tides for Burnie

High Fri 21:24 EST (3.2m)
Low Sat 04:08 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 10:20 EST (3.2m)
Low Sat 16:41 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Friday: S 30 kts
Saturday: S 30 kts
Sunday: S/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Friday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots near Cape Grim in the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Saturday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday, then tending southwesterly 2/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island.

Issued Fri 10:37 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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