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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

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Sunday: 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

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