Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSaturday: NE 10/15 kts
Sunday: W/NW 10 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts
Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly below 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sat 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E
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A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.
Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.
Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.