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Tides for Launceston

Low Fri 04:24 EDT (1.2m)
High Fri 10:27 EDT (3.9m)
Low Fri 16:53 EDT (1.5m)
High Fri 22:44 EDT (3.8m)

forecast winds

Friday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: S/SE 10 kts
Sunday: NW 10/15 kts


Thursday: Northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Friday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:09 EDT

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

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