Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 21:06 EDT (4.1m)
Low Thu 03:36 EDT (1.1m)
High Thu 09:42 EDT (4.0m)
Low Thu 16:04 EDT (1.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: NW 10 kts
Thursday: NE 10/15 kts
Friday: SE 10/15 kts
Saturday: E/SE 10 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:09 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W
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- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Early spring warmth will come to an end as the Queensland coast is in for a breezy few days.
The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.