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Tides

Tides for Launceston

Low Tue 17:36 EDT (1.0m)
High Tue 23:29 EDT (4.0m)
Low Wed 06:03 EDT (0.7m)
High Wed 12:08 EDT (4.1m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: N/NE 5/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 5/15 kts
Thursday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

North to northeasterly 5/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Variable 5/15 knots becoming north to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait around midday. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots shifting southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Tue 16:05 EDT

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

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Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.

Thunderstorms to intensify over northern Australia, research finds

16:25 EDT

Thunderstorms are expected to become more intense over Australia's tropics in the future, according to a new research paper published this week.

BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

14:10 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.