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Banks Strait Marine Weather Overview

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Tides for Launceston

Low Tue 09:30 (0.5m)
High Tue 15:39 (4.2m)
Low Tue 21:59 (1.2m)
High Wed 03:46 (4.2m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: NW 30 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 35 kts
Thursday: W 20/30 kts


Westerly 20/25 knots tending northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning and again in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 2/2.5 metres later in the evening. Swell: Northwest to southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots about Banks Strait during the day. Winds turning westerly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, tending west to northwesterly 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Westerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, W

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