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tides for Launceston

Low Wed 21:39 EST (1.5m)
High Thu 03:28 EST (3.9m)
Low Thu 09:51 EST (1.2m)
High Thu 16:00 EST (4.1m)

marine forecast summary forecast

Wednesday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northwesterly 35/45 knots tending westerly in the afternoon. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms from the afternoon. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning, mainly offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.

Issued Wed 16:07 EST

Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, WNW

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW 30/40 kts
Thursday: NW 35/45 kts
Friday: W/NW 25/30 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts

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