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Tides for Launceston

High Mon 02:10 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 08:51 EST (0.7m)
High Mon 14:59 EST (4.5m)
Low Mon 21:25 EST (1.1m)

forecast winds

Sunday: NW 25/30 kts
Monday: W/SW 40 kts
Tuesday: NW increasing 25/35 kts
Wednesday: NW 25/30 kts


Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Monday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 40 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing below 2.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Confused becoming southerly 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending northwesterly early in the morning then increasing to 25/35 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Sun 16:33 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S

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