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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Sat 18:31 EDT (4.0m)
Low Sun 00:53 EDT (0.7m)
High Sun 07:09 EDT (4.1m)
Low Sun 13:18 EDT (1.1m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: N/NE 20 kts
Monday: SE/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning. Winds becoming variable below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon then tending southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres inshore. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

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