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Tides for Hobart

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Saturday: N increasing 20/30 kts
Sunday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Monday: N/NW 15/25 kts

forecast

Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots in the early morning then shifting northerly around midday. Winds increasing to 20/30 knots late in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly early in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres.

Issued Fri 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SSW

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