Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSunday: SE/NE 10 kts
Monday: W 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W increasing 20/30 kts
Wednesday: NW 15/25 kts
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
most recent warnings
- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities of the Whitsundays and Burdekin council areas in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.
Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.