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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Sunday: SE/NE 10 kts
Monday: W 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Sunday: Southeast to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly 25/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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Cyclone Debbie strengthens as Queensland braces

10:54 EDT

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Sultry Sunday for Adelaide

10:07 EDT

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