Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSaturday: N/NW 5/15 kts
Sunday: NW 20/30 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Variable 5/15 knots turning north to northwesterly around midday. Winds increasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for SW/CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW/CN/UE/LE coasts & East of Flinders Island. Cancellation for SE Coast
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- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.
Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.
A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.