Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsTuesday: NW 25 kts
Wednesday: N/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: SW 15/25 kts
Monday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5 metres. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore during the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending easterly around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SSW
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Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.
Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.
As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.