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Tides for Hobart

High Thu 02:24 (1.2m)
Low Thu 09:05 (0.5m)
High Thu 15:38 (1.4m)
Low Thu 22:03 (0.8m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 15/20 kts
Thursday: NW 20 kts
Friday: NW 15/20 kts
Saturday: W/SW 25/35 kts

forecast

Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds turning west to southwesterly in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Westerly about 10 knots tending northwesterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Wed 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SW

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