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Tides for Launceston

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Friday: W/SW 20 kts
Saturday: N 25/30 kts
Sunday: N/NW 20/30 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northwesterly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening, turning west to northwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Friday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the morning, turning north to northwesterly 5/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning northerly 25/30 knots during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Thu 22:00 EST

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

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