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Tides

Tides for Burnie

Low Fri 17:10 EST (1.1m)
High Fri 22:53 EST (3.3m)
Low Sat 05:39 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 11:53 EST (3.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: NW 35 kts
Saturday: NW 25/35 kts
Sunday: W 25/35 kts

forecast

Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly 20/25 knots in the middle of the day then increasing to 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots south of King Island in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres later in the evening. Saturday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots, tending westerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/6 metres.

Issued Fri 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, WSW

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