Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Burnie
forecast windsTuesday: E 10/15 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 30 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming easterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres south of King Island. Wednesday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots shifting west to northwesterly during the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots south of King Island in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: West to northwesterly 2/3 metres, tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre by early evening. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Tue 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SW
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