Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Wed 04:00 EST (1.1m)
High Wed 10:07 EST (4.0m)
Low Wed 16:18 EST (1.6m)
High Wed 22:06 EST (4.2m)
forecast windsTuesday: W 25 kts
Wednesday: NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: NW 30/35 kts
Friday: W/NW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly in the late morning and increasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots increasing to 30/35 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to up to 4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Confused around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, becoming confused to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Tue 16:06 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S
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