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Tides for Launceston

High Fri 10:27 EDT (3.9m)
Low Fri 16:53 EDT (1.5m)
High Fri 22:44 EDT (3.8m)
Low Sat 05:13 EDT (1.3m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 15/20 kts
Sunday: N/NW 15/20 kts


Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 05:00 EDT

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

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