Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Fri 23:48 EST (0.5m)
High Sat 05:56 EST (4.5m)
Low Sat 12:12 EST (1.0m)
High Sat 18:07 EST (4.6m)
forecast windsFriday: W 30 kts
Saturday: W/SW 25 kts
Sunday: N 20/25 kts
Monday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Friday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots near Eddystone Point in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 0.5 metres. Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Easterly about 10 knots tending northeasterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then tending northerly 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/25 knots turning west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Below 0.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 16:08 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE
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Strong Wind Warning for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast
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