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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides

Tides for Launceston

High Wed 15:24 (3.7m)
Low Wed 21:51 (0.9m)
High Thu 04:02 (3.9m)
Low Thu 10:13 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W 35 kts
Thursday: W 15/20 kts
Friday: W increasing 20/30 kts

forecast

Westerly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots about Banks Strait in the late morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots again late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Wed 10:14 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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04:56 EDT
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20:24 EDT
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20:57 EDT
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22:11 EDT
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07:22 EDT
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