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Tides for Hobart

Low Sat 09:25 (0.4m)
High Sat 15:51 (1.1m)
Low Sat 20:59 (0.8m)
High Sun 02:57 (1.4m)

forecast winds

Saturday: N 15/25 kts
Sunday: NW/NE 20/30 kts
Monday: W/SW 25/35 kts


Northeasterly 20/25 knots turning northerly in the evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day then tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening.

Issued Fri 16:05 EDT

Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW

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