Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Sat 17:48 EST (1.3m)
High Sat 23:40 EST (4.3m)
Low Sun 06:24 EST (0.8m)
High Sun 12:32 EST (4.3m)
forecast windsSaturday: S 30/40 kts
Sunday: S 20/30 kts
Monday: S 15/25 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Saturday: Southerly 30/40 knots. Seas: 5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Sunday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Sat 16:06 EST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SE
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Gales for E of Flinders Is, U/L E Coast. Strong Winds Warning for SE Inshore, Banks Strait & Franklin Sound; the Far NW & SE Coasts
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