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Tides

Tides for Launceston

forecast winds

Friday: W/NW 20 kts
Saturday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Sunday: NW 15/20 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly in the morning then west to northwesterly in the late afternoon and reaching up to 20 knots offshore. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Fri 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, S

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