Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonLow Sun 18:55 EST (1.2m)
High Mon 00:48 EST (4.4m)
Low Mon 07:29 EST (0.8m)
High Mon 13:33 EST (4.4m)
forecast windsSunday: S 20/30 kts
Monday: S 15/25 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Sunday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres. Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Sun 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SE
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast
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Sydney-siders have been spoilt for choice in the surf department over the past few days.
Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.
A very cold airmass coupled with vigorous a low pressure system caused snow to fall to low levels in Tasmania last night and into this morning, leading to road delays and closures.