Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsFriday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: N 20/30 kts
Sunday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: N 20/25 kts
Friday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots, tending general southwesterly in the evening and easing to 15/20 knots late. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly early in the morning, increasing to 15/25 knots by midday, then 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Winds tending west to northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 25/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning then turning north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/25 knots shifting south to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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Gale Warning for the Channel, Lower E, SE & SW Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except NE
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