Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsWednesday: E/NE 15/25 kts
Thursday: E/NE 30 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning east to northeasterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Reaching up to 30 knots south of King Island in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres south of King Island. Thursday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Shifting northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning then tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon, then decreasing below 0.5 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 10:19 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, WSW
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Coastal Gale Wind Warning for the Banks Strt, Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Island and U E Cst. Strong Winds for all other except Inland
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Thunderstorms are firing up in South Australia this morning at the beginning of a multi-day and multi-state severe weather event.
Wild weather described as a "cyclone" is expected to hit South Australia from midday, with flood watches in place across the state.
Victorians are bracing for heavy rain and winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour as an intense low pressure system moves across the state from the west.