Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsWednesday: NW 20/30 kts
Thursday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Friday: N/NW 20/30 kts
Saturday: NW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Thursday: 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 20/30 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: 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 Wed 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW
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A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...