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Tides

Tides for Hobart

High Sun 08:39 EST (1.2m)
Low Sun 13:47 EST (0.7m)
High Sun 20:13 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 03:14 EST (0.4m)

forecast winds

Sunday: S 20/30 kts
Monday: S 15/20 kts
Tuesday: S/SW 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres. Sunday: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Sat 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SSW

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17:40 EST
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18:09 EST
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06:34 EST
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