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Tides for Launceston

High Mon 15:21 (3.8m)
Low Mon 21:53 (0.9m)
High Tue 03:58 (3.9m)
Low Tue 10:19 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Monday: NW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: W 15/25 kts
Wednesday: S/SE 15/20 kts


Northwesterly 25/35 knots tending northwest to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly during the morning then southerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Mon 10:09 EDT

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S

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