Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Wed 10:43 EST (0.7m)
High Wed 16:47 EST (4.6m)
Low Wed 23:15 EST (0.8m)
High Thu 05:13 EST (4.5m)
forecast windsWednesday: W 30 kts
Thursday: SW 30 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5 metres offshore.Issued Wed 10:07 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
most recent warnings
Chartering flights to outback races and getting city folk to enjoy some bush hospitality is one innovative approach to fundraising being adopted by a community group in parched western Queensland.
Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.
The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.