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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Thursday: S/SE 5/15 kts
Friday: W increasing 15/20 kts
Saturday: W 15/25 kts

forecast

Thursday: South to southeasterly 5/15 knots shifting west to northwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Friday: Westerly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about Banks Strait around midday. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 10:07 EST

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

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09:14 EST

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