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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

Low Fri 12:05 (0.5m)
High Fri 18:16 (4.3m)
Low Sat 00:33 (1.1m)
High Sat 06:21 (4.1m)

forecast winds

Friday: W 20 kts
Saturday: NW 15/20 kts
Sunday: NW 20/30 kts


Westerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots about Banks Strait during the day. Winds turning northwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres about Banks Strait. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly during the morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres near Eddystone Point later in the evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots tending northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.

Issued Thu 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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