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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Monday: NW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: NW 30/40 kts
Wednesday: NW 25/30 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Monday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait. Tuesday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots tending westerly 25/35 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending northwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending northerly during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, W

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