Lower East Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: NE 25/30 kts
Friday: E 30 kts
Saturday: W 15/25 kts
Thursday: Northeasterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. 1st. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/2 metres around midday, then increasing to 2/3 metres by early evening. 2nd. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the morning. Turning northerly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: Northeasterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. 2nd. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the evening. 1st. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, tending southwesterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 10:36 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, NE
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Gale Warning for E of Flinders Island and Upper E Coast. Strong Wind Warning elsewhere except Northeast, Far Northwest and Inland Waters
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