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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Monday: SW 10/15 kts
Tuesday: W/SW 10 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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