Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsFriday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots about Banks Strait in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly during the morning then decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:09 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
most recent warnings
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While a wet and stormy winter has many South Australians counting the days until summer, flooding at Langhorne Creek south of Adelaide has grape growers smiling.
Safety concerns have held up remediation works at the Myer store redevelopment in the Hobart CBD, which has been flooded after a rivulet wall collapsed.
Conditions are set to take a turn for the worse over the weekend as a cold front bears down on southwestern WA.