Upper East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for LauncestonHigh Wed 10:07 EST (4.0m)
Low Wed 16:18 EST (1.6m)
High Wed 22:06 EST (4.2m)
Low Thu 04:53 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: NW increasing 15/25 kts
Thursday: NW 25/35 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: Westerly 5/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: Westerly 5/15 knots turning northwesterly 10/20 knots in the morning then increasing to 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres.Issued Tue 22:01 EST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, S
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