Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonHigh Fri 12:03 EST (4.1m)
Low Fri 18:18 EST (1.6m)
High Sat 00:05 EST (4.3m)
Low Sat 06:51 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsFriday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 35 kts
Sunday: NW 25/40 kts
Westerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the morning. Winds tending west to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northwesterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 25/40 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 05:03 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S
most recent warnings
Gale Warning for the SW Coast & CW Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW Coast, CN Coast, E of Flinders Is, U/L East Coast & SE Coast
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