Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSunday: NW 20 kts
Monday: NW 5/15 kts
Tuesday: W 20/30 kts
Wednesday: SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Eddystone Point, decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre about Banks Strait. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 5/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots tending westerly 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Sun 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ESE
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- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.
Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.