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Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Friday: W 25 kts
Saturday: W 30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 05:02 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S

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