Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Wed 09:32 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 15:31 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 22:03 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 04:03 EST (4.6m)
forecast windsWednesday: W/NW 10 kts
Thursday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Wednesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Thursday: Westerly about 10 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 0.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ESE
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Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.
Snow has fallen in Western Australia's Stirling Ranges, including Bluff Knoll, for the second time in a matter of weeks, after a chilly night in the Great Southern.
Amateur photographers have been all too happy to bid farewell to winter in stunning style, capturing picture-perfect shots of the first day of spring from around the country.