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Tides for Launceston

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Thursday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: W increasing 15/20 kts
Saturday: W 15/25 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 1 metre. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then variable about 10 knots by the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m

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21:00 EST

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Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

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Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

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