Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSunday: S 15/20 kts
Monday: SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W/NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Winds may reach up to 30 knots at times. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day then tending south to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly in the late morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Sat 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SE
most recent warnings
- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Hail storms, heavy rain and gusty winds have lashed Victoria and hundreds of people have called for help from emergency services as a cold front moved across the state.
Destructive winds unleashed significant damage in Parkes on Friday evening, possibly due to a tornado.
Conditions will be good for players and spectators alike for the third Bledisloe Cup match at Auckland's Eden Park tonight.