Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Fri 16:46 EST (1.4m)
High Fri 22:36 EST (4.3m)
Low Sat 05:20 EST (0.9m)
High Sat 11:30 EST (4.2m)
forecast windsFriday: S 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 35 kts
Sunday: SE 20/30 kts
Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly 15/25 knots early in the morning then increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 10:37 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Gale Warning for S E & S W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for all remaining waters incl Southeast Inshore excl Cntrl N Coast & Detwent Esturary
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