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Tides

Tides for Hobart

High Wed 17:43 EST (1.5m)
Low Thu 01:20 EST (0.4m)
High Thu 07:40 EST (1.0m)
Low Thu 11:29 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: NW 10/20 kts
Thursday: W/SW 35 kts
Friday: SW 25/30 kts

forecast

Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Thursday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then turning west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.

Issued Wed 10:03 EST

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

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19:12 EST

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