Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartLow Wed 02:52 EDT (0.8m)
High Wed 09:26 EDT (1.2m)
Low Wed 16:37 EDT (0.6m)
High Wed 22:59 EDT (1.0m)
forecast windsWednesday: NW/NE 30 kts
Thursday: N 15/25 kts
Friday: S 10/15 kts
Tuesday: Northerly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres inshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon, reaching 30 knots at times. Seas: 1/2 metres increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning northwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, easing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SSW
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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Lower East Coast
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Towns in Queensland's south-east have been hit by storms, but Brisbane has escaped much of the rainfall and the weather is no longer regarded as severe.
The start of spring has been unusually dry across most of New South Wales.
The Queensland Rural Fire Service says fires on parts of the state's coast will burn hotter and faster this season due to the ongoing dry.