Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: W 15/25 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore but lighter and more variable in the south. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots, lighter and more variable in the south, turning westerly during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning northwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:03 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
most recent warnings
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Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.