Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsSaturday: W 20 kts
Sunday: N 15/25 kts
Monday: NW 20/30 kts
Friday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly 2 metres. Saturday: Northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending westerly in the late evening. Reaching up to 20 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday, then tending east to northeasterly around 1 metre later in the evening. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly 15/25 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 20/25 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Northwest to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, ENE
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