Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Mon 13:42 EDT (1.1m)
High Mon 19:33 EDT (4.4m)
Low Tue 02:03 EDT (0.7m)
High Tue 08:12 EDT (4.3m)
forecast windsMonday: N 15/25 kts
Tuesday: N/NW 30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning westerly 20/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 10:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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Gale Warning SE & SW Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry/Norfolk/Storm Bays, Channel, Upper/Lower E & Central W
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