Northeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: NW/SW 20 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots turning westerly 20/30 knots during the morning then decreasing to 10/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Tue 10:11 EDT
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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Strong Wind for Far NW/Lower E/Cent W coasts & East of Flinders Is on Wednesday
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The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.
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