Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsTuesday: N/NW 10/15 kts
Wednesday: S 25/30 kts
Thursday: S 20/30 kts
Friday: W/NW 20/30 kts
Tuesday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting southerly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 20/30 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn, then northwest to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning, then west to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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