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Tides for Hobart

High Tue 11:33 (1.1m)
Low Tue 17:23 (0.7m)
High Tue 23:52 (1.2m)
Low Wed 06:36 (0.6m)

forecast winds

Tuesday: W 25/30 kts
Wednesday: E 10/20 kts
Thursday: NE 20/25 kts


Westerly 25/30 knots turning south to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the late morning then southerly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres inshore, increasing to 4/6 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots turning easterly 10/20 knots from the late morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres inshore, increasing to 3/5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly 20/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.

Issued Tue 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SSW

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