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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Tue 08:54 EDT (4.3m)
Low Tue 15:16 EDT (0.8m)
High Tue 21:09 EDT (4.1m)
Low Wed 03:39 EDT (0.6m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: W/NW increasing 15/25 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming north to northwesterly about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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Sun & Moon Times

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14:36 EDT
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.