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Tides

Tides for Burnie

Low Thu 17:44 EST (1.2m)
High Thu 23:23 EST (3.2m)
Low Fri 06:08 EST (0.6m)
High Fri 12:26 EST (3.2m)

forecast winds

Thursday: SW 30 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/25 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, increasing to 5/6 metres south of King Island. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 20/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning, and west to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island.

Issued Thu 10:44 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, S

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