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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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tides for Launceston

High Thu 07:48 EST (4.1m)
Low Thu 14:03 EST (1.4m)
High Thu 19:52 EST (4.0m)
Low Fri 02:23 EST (1.1m)

marine forecast summary forecast

West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending westerly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 05:01 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

forecast winds

Thursday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: W 15/20 kts

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:37 EST
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06:04 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:26 EST
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12:31 EST
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02:58 EST
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