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Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Burnie

Low Sat 05:39 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 11:53 EST (3.3m)
Low Sat 18:14 EST (1.0m)
High Sat 23:56 EST (3.3m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W 20/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 25/35 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres south of King Island. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots tending westerly around midday. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/4 metres, increasing to 5/7 metres south of King Island.

Issued Sat 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, S

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July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

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Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

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15:20 EST

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