Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Friday: N/NW 30 kts
Saturday: NW 15/20 kts
North to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds turning westerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northerly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW
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Gale Warning for SW & CW coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Far NW, CN, Upper/Lower E & SE coasts, Banks St/Franklin Sound & E of Flinders Is
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