Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Saturday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending north to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre offshore. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
most recent warnings
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
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"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...