Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonHigh Mon 00:48 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 07:29 EST (0.8m)
High Mon 13:33 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 20:02 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsSunday: S 15/25 kts
Monday: S 15/25 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: E/SE 10 kts
Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Sun 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SE
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast. Cancellation for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound
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- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Sydney-siders have been spoilt for choice in the surf department over the past few days.
Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.
A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.