Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: S 25/30 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Westerly 20/30 knots turning southerly in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday, then tending south to southeasterly around 1 metre during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SSE
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