Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsFriday: W/NW 20 kts
Saturday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Sunday: NW 15/20 kts
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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A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.
Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.
Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.