Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsMonday: NW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: NW 30/40 kts
Wednesday: NW 25/30 kts
Thursday: NW 20/30 kts
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
most recent warnings
- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
A severe weather warning has been issued for Victoria, with winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour predicted.
Summer-like conditions continue to infiltrate into the Queensland autumn.
On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.