Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Launceston
forecast windsWednesday: S/SE 10/20 kts
Thursday: S/SE 30 kts
Friday: N/NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: N increasing 20/25 kts
Wednesday: Mainly south to southeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southwesterly 15/25 knots early in the morning, southerly later in the morning then south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots until midday. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly during the morning then increasing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Wed 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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