Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: N 20 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 10/20 knots, turning west to southwesterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, shifting south to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning and then tending east to southeasterly 10/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SE
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