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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Sunday: NW 20 kts
Monday: NW 5/15 kts
Tuesday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Sunday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point, decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre about Banks Strait. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 5/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots tending westerly 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE

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