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Tides for Hobart

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Monday: W 30 kts
Tuesday: N/NW 25 kts
Wednesday: S/SW 20/30 kts

forecast

Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the south until early evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 10/20 knots turning north to northwesterly early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore.

Issued Mon 10:06 EST

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SSW

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