Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsMonday: W/NW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W/NW increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting easterly 5/10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to below 1 metre by late evening. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then decreasing to below 10 knots again in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.