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Tides for Launceston

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Saturday: N/NW 5/15 kts
Sunday: NW 20/30 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

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

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