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Tides for Launceston

High Thu 23:03 EST (4.2m)
Low Fri 05:50 EST (0.9m)
High Fri 12:03 EST (4.1m)
Low Fri 18:18 EST (1.6m)

forecast winds

Thursday: NW 25/40 kts
Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 25/35 kts
Sunday: NW 25/40 kts

forecast

Thursday: Northwesterly 25/40 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly 10/20 knots in the morning then increasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning and again 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 evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon, then to below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots 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 Thu 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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