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Tides for Launceston

Low Thu 03:36 EDT (1.1m)
High Thu 09:42 EDT (4.0m)
Low Thu 16:04 EDT (1.4m)
High Thu 21:53 EDT (3.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N/NW 5/15 kts
Thursday: N/NE 10/20 kts
Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: N/NE 10/15 kts


Wednesday: North to northwesterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Thursday: Variable 5/15 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Wed 22:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSW

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