Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 17:55 EST (4.6m)
Low Thu 00:20 EST (1.0m)
High Thu 06:17 EST (4.4m)
Low Thu 12:38 EST (0.9m)
forecast windsWednesday: Variable 10 kts
Thursday: N/NW 10 kts
Friday: NW 15/25 kts
Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres near Eddystone Point. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northerly about 10 knots tending northwesterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 05:02 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E
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