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Tides for Hobart

High Thu 18:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Fri 02:08 EST (0.4m)
High Fri 08:30 EST (1.1m)
Low Fri 12:24 EST (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N/NW 35 kts
Friday: NW 30 kts
Saturday: N 25/40 kts
Sunday: NW 25/35 kts

forecast

Thursday: North to northwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore, shifting west to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Friday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots turning northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning and again in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 25/40 knots turning west to northwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres.

Issued Thu 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW

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