Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartLow Tue 20:51 EST (0.5m)
High Wed 02:54 EST (1.0m)
Low Wed 07:59 EST (0.8m)
High Wed 14:18 EST (1.4m)
forecast windsTuesday: S/SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: SW 25 kts
Thursday: SW 15/20 kts
Friday: W 10/15 kts
Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning north to northwesterly during the afternoon then tending west to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore.Issued Tue 17:21 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, SSW
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for East of Flinders Island. Cancellation for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, Upper East Coast and Lower East Coast
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The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.