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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Friday: W 30 kts
Saturday: W 30 kts
Sunday: NW 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the morning. Winds turning southerly in the late morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.

Issued Fri 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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