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Tides for Launceston

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Monday: N 15/20 kts
Tuesday: SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Thursday: S/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Monday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots, shifting southwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning, then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre.

Issued Mon 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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