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Tides for Burnie

Low Tue 10:58 EDT (0.7m)
High Tue 16:44 EDT (3.3m)
Low Tue 23:10 EDT (0.4m)
High Wed 05:21 EDT (3.4m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 30 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts


Westerly 10/20 knots, tending northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning and increasing to 20/30 knots by late morning. Winds shifting westerly in the afternoon and southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres south of King Island. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Tue 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW

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