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Tides for Hobart

Low Wed 10:37 (0.4m)
High Wed 17:21 (1.2m)
Low Wed 22:49 (0.8m)
High Thu 04:47 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: N 25 kts
Thursday: W 35 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts

forecast

West to northwesterly 10/20 knots, becoming variable to 10 knots in the east for a period during the afternoon, then turning northerly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots turning westerly 25/30 knots before dawn. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres inshore, grading 3/4 metres offshore.

Issued Wed 05:00 EST

Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, WSW

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10:04 EST

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