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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Thursday: W 15/20 kts
Friday: W/SW 25 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NW increasing 30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Friday: West to southwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait early in the morning, turning northwesterly 5/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 30 knots before turning west to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m

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