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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Thu 06:40 (4.2m)
Low Thu 13:00 (0.7m)
High Thu 18:59 (4.1m)
Low Fri 01:22 (0.6m)

forecast winds

Thursday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Friday: NE 10/15 kts
Saturday: W/NW 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SE

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