Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSaturday: S/SE 30 kts
Sunday: S/SW 25/30 kts
Monday: S/SW 20/30 kts
Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 metres. Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/2 metres. 2nd. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore during the morning. 1st. Swell: Easterly 2/2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 2/2.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots becoming southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon, then variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. 1st. Swell: Southeasterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Fri 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ENE
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Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Far North West Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast
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