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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

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Wednesday: NW 15/20 kts
Thursday: W 25 kts
Friday: NW/SW 10 kts


Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about Banks Strait during the morning. 1st. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds shifting southeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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