Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsTuesday: N/NW increasing 10/15 kts
Wednesday: NE 15/20 kts
Thursday: NE increasing 25/35 kts
North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly 20/30 knots, increasing to 25/35 knots late morning. Seas: 2/4 metres. 1st. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SW
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