Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartHigh Sun 10:17 EST (1.2m)
Low Sun 15:10 EST (0.8m)
High Sun 21:20 EST (1.5m)
Low Mon 04:36 EST (0.4m)
forecast windsSunday: W 25/30 kts
Monday: W/SW 40 kts
Tuesday: NW 20/30 kts
North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots in the early afternoon then tending northwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres, reaching 2/3 metres offshore in the south. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning west to southwesterly 25/35 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 40 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, reaching 3/5 metres offshore in the south. Outlook Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Sun 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, S
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Gale Warning for all coasts except Strong Wind Warning Lower East, Derwent Estuary, Channel & Frederick Henry, Norfolk Bay & Storm bays
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