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Tides for Burnie

Low Sun 06:40 EST (0.4m)
High Sun 12:52 EST (3.4m)
Low Sun 19:16 EST (0.8m)
High Mon 01:00 EST (3.4m)

forecast winds

Sunday: W/NW 35 kts
Monday: W/SW 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W 20/30 kts


West to northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/4 metres, increasing to 5/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 30/40 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots around midday then shifting westerly 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 4/7 metres, tending southwesterly 4/6 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.

Issued Sun 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, S

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11:36 EST

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