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Tides for Launceston

Low Tue 09:48 EST (0.7m)
High Tue 15:54 EST (4.6m)
Low Tue 22:21 EST (0.9m)
High Wed 04:14 EST (4.5m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W/NW 25/35 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 30/35 kts
Thursday: S/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning then to 25/35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 30/35 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 10/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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