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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Tue 04:27 (4.5m)
Low Tue 10:56 (0.4m)
High Tue 16:55 (4.5m)
Low Tue 23:23 (0.3m)

forecast winds

Monday: N/NW 10 kts
Tuesday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: W 30/35 kts
Thursday: W/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

North to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly 20/30 knots late morning then west to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 30/35 knots decreasing to 25/30 knots in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre about Banks Strait.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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05:28 EST
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05:56 EST
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18:04 EST
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18:31 EST
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