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Tides

Tides for Launceston

Low Mon 16:00 (0.6m)
High Mon 21:57 (4.1m)
Low Tue 04:21 (0.8m)
High Tue 10:21 (4.3m)

forecast winds

Monday: S/SE 30 kts
Tuesday: S/SE 15/25 kts
Wednesday: NW/NE 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Franklin Sound. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming northwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southeasterly below 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Mon 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, E

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Weather News

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07:27 EDT

Melbourne was struck by lightning, rain, flash flooding, golf ball-sized hail and fire overnight as a severe thunderstorm made its way over much of the state.

Bureau of Meteorology predicts wet weather and cooler temperatures for Darwin

06:41 EDT

Darwin has only recorded a third of the rain it usually does before January 20, but forecasters say this week's "monsoonal-like" conditions may help the Northern Territory capital catch up.