Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsMonday: W 25/30 kts
Tuesday: W 30 kts
Wednesday: W 15/20 kts
Sunday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Monday: Northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots tending westerly 25/30 knots early in the morning then turning southerly 15/20 knots late in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots for a time during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
most recent warnings
- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.
Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.
Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.