Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsWednesday: W 25/35 kts
Thursday: W 25/35 kts
Friday: W/SW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/35 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres. Thursday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots turning west to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the evening.Issued Wed 10:04 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW
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Gale Warning for all TAS waters excl Strong Wind Warning for Derwent Est, Channel & Upper E Coast; Frederick Henry, Norfolk & Storm Bays
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Water from the Hobart Rivulet has flooded a major construction site in the CBD, leading to roads blocks and the closure of the adjacent shopping centre.
Damaging winds are forecast to affect Victoria overnight as a cold front moves into the Bight.
For many Tasmanians it will be no surprise the heavy rains since the beginning of May have set a new three-month record, before the end of the period.