Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: N 30 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Winds turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Wed 10:07 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, NE
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for SW Coast. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coastal waters. Small Craft Alert for Central Plateau Lakes and SW Lakes
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Ex-Cyclone Debbie is causing monsoonal rain and major flooding across central Queensland, with the deluge set to hit Brisbane on Thursday.
Damage to crops from is slowly becoming apparent as the worst of the wild weather moves south.
Damage from Cyclone Debbie has cut all roads to the north Queensland towns of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine, but there have been no reports of injury from Daydream Island in the Whitsundays, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said this morning.