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Northeast Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Sun 14:02 EST (4.4m)
Low Sun 20:25 EST (1.3m)
High Mon 02:10 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 08:51 EST (0.7m)

forecast winds

Sunday: NW 25/35 kts
Monday: W 30/40 kts
Tuesday: W 25/30 kts

forecast

Sunday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots turning westerly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre offshore. Monday: Westerly 30/40 knots shifting southwesterly early in the morning then decreasing to 20/30 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to northwesterly 1/1.5 metres offshore to the north. Southerly around 1 metre developing by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.

Issued Sun 10:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, N

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