Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsFriday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: N/NW 30 kts
Sunday: NW 20/30 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/25 kts
Friday: Westerly 20/25 knots tending southwesterly 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then north to northwesterly in the middle of the day before increasing to 15/25 knots. Reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly early in the morning then west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning then shifting southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Fri 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SSW
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Gale Warning for the Channel, Lower E, SE & SW Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except NE
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