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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Saturday: S/SW 10/15 kts
Sunday: SW 10/15 kts
Monday: S 10/15 kts

forecast

Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly in the morning then tending south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres near Eddystone Point. Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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