Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W 20/25 kts
Thursday: W 15/25 kts
Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 20/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northwest to westerly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for the Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining districts
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- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Swarms of insects have descended upon the Central Australian outback after recent rainfall.
As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.
Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.