Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSunday: N/NE increasing 15/25 kts
Monday: NW 35 kts
Tuesday: NW 20/30 kts
West to northwesterly 10/20 knots turning north to northeasterly from late morning then increasing to 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres from midday. Swell: Southerly to around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots early in the morning then tending northwesterly later in the morning, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the north in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre offshore.Issued Sun 05:52 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE
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