Derwent Estuary Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartHigh Mon 22:30 EST (1.4m)
Low Tue 05:28 EST (0.4m)
High Tue 12:00 EST (1.3m)
Low Tue 17:56 EST (0.7m)
forecast windsMonday: SW 15/25 kts
Tuesday: NW 10/20 kts
Wednesday: SW 20/25 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to northwesterly 10/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots tending westerly about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Not available.
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Gale Warning Far NW, CN, Upper E, SE, SW, CW & Lower E coasts, Banks St/F Sound & E of Flinders Is. Strong Wind elsewhere except Derwent
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