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Tides

Tides for Hobart

High Fri 18:15 EST (1.5m)
Low Sat 01:30 EST (0.4m)
High Sat 07:49 EST (1.1m)
Low Sat 12:29 EST (0.8m)

forecast winds

Friday: S/SW 25/30 kts
Saturday: S 30 kts
Sunday: SE 20/30 kts

forecast

Friday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the afternoon. Saturday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.

Issued Fri 10:37 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SSW

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Weather News

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11:42 EST

Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.

NSW weather: Residents return to south coast homes to assess damage; Warragamba continues to spill

11:19 EST

Residents are returning to their properties on the New South Wales south coast, with the threat to life and property now passed following days of heavy downpours that led to significant flooding.

Frog in the pond: Removing frogs from tropical toilets is dry season's 'philosophical dilemma'

10:44 EST

Every year, as clouds disappear from the sky and front lawns turn brown, tropical frogs seek solace in a cool and wet place.