Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsThursday: NW 30 kts
Friday: W/NW 30 kts
Saturday: N/NW 10 kts
Sunday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots about Banks Strait in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Friday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then decreasing to 10/20 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots about Banks Strait until late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre in the evening. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots becoming northeasterly in the morning then becoming north to northwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except Derwent Estuary & Hobart Waters
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This Mother's Day weekend will see Mother Nature spread totals of at least 20mm to half of Australia, along with some damaging winds.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...
Three named cyclones, none of which came within cooee of the coast â?? that's how will be remembered.