Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsTuesday: SE/SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: N 30 kts
Thursday: N/NW 15/25 kts
Friday: S/SW 15/20 kts
Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots before dawn then tending northerly 15/25 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. 1st. Swell: Northerly below 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/2 metres during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Tue 16:05 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, S
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Strong Wind Warning for Far North West Coast, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast and Central West Coast. Cancellation elsewhere
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