Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Sun 20:25 EST (1.3m)
High Mon 02:10 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 08:51 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 14:59 EST (4.5m)
forecast windsSunday: NW 35 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: NW increasing 20/30 kts
Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the morning. Winds tending westerly 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing below 2.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Below 1 metre, tending southerly 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Sun 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for all coasts except Strong Wind Warning Lower East, Derwent Estuary, Channel & Frederick Henry, Norfolk Bay & Storm bays
View all current warnings
Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.