Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartHigh Sat 20:20 EST (1.5m)
Low Sun 03:46 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 10:17 EST (1.2m)
Low Sun 15:10 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsSaturday: W/NW 30 kts
Sunday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts
Tuesday: NW 20/30 kts
Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Sunday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots in the early afternoon then northwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/35 knots before dawn then tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning SE, SW and Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coasts and inshore waters
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