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Tides for Launceston

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Thursday: N/NW 25 kts
Friday: SE 20 kts
Saturday: S/SE 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds shifting south to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.

Issued Thu 05:18 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, NE

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