Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsTuesday: SE/SW 15/25 kts
Wednesday: NW 10/15 kts
Thursday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: Southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: Northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, reaching to 3 metres offshore in the morning. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning then turning westerly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SSW
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.