Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartLow Wed 19:07 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 00:51 EST (1.2m)
Low Thu 07:11 EST (0.6m)
High Thu 13:32 EST (1.4m)
forecast windsWednesday: SW 20/30 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: N 10/15 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/3 metres, reaching up to 4 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots before dawn. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW
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Strong Wind Warning for everywhere except for the Channel, Central Plateau Lakes and Central West Coast were there have been cancellations.
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