Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Wed 02:49 EDT (0.9m)
High Wed 08:57 EDT (4.2m)
Low Wed 15:17 EDT (1.3m)
High Wed 21:06 EDT (4.1m)
forecast windsWednesday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Friday: S/SE 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning then northwest to northeasterly 5/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
- Eddystone Pt
- Flinders Is
Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.