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Tides for Launceston

High Wed 17:05 (4.1m)
Low Wed 23:30 (0.6m)
High Thu 05:31 (4.2m)
Low Thu 11:55 (0.6m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: SE 10/20 kts
Thursday: E/NE 10/20 kts
Friday: NE 15/20 kts


Southeasterly 10/20 knots tending easterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots turning northerly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.

Issued Wed 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, S

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