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Tides for Launceston

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Friday: W/SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: SW 30 kts
Sunday: W 25/35 kts

forecast

Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds turning westerly in the late morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Fri 10:08 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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