Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: N/NE increasing 15/20 kts
Thursday: N 15/25 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE
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