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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Sat 05:59 (3.9m)
Low Sat 12:13 (1.0m)
High Sat 18:10 (3.8m)
Low Sun 00:26 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Saturday: W 25 kts
Sunday: W 10/15 kts
Monday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait in the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots about Banks Strait during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming westerly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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