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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

Low Tue 22:32 EDT (0.7m)
High Wed 04:38 EDT (4.0m)
Low Wed 10:50 EDT (1.2m)
High Wed 16:43 EDT (4.0m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 10/15 kts
Thursday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts

forecast

Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres near Eddystone Point. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 0.5 metres.

Issued Tue 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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12:01 EDT

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