Far Northwest Marine Weather Overview
Tides for BurnieLow Wed 22:01 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 04:00 EST (3.5m)
Low Thu 10:23 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 16:23 EST (3.6m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Friday: SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres south of King Island. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres south of King Island. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres south of King Island.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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Strong Wind Warning for all waters except Southeast Inshore & Central W Coast. Cancellation for Channel, Central W Coast & Inland Waters
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