Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartHigh Sat 20:20 EST (1.5m)
Low Sun 03:46 EST (0.3m)
High Sun 10:17 EST (1.2m)
Low Sun 15:10 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsSaturday: NW 35 kts
Sunday: W/NW 40 kts
Monday: W/SW 30/35 kts
Tuesday: W 25/40 kts
Saturday: Westerly 25/30 knots, tending northwesterly in the evening and reaching up to 35 knots offshore. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/5 metres. Sunday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 40 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, reaching 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 30/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres, tending southwesterly 5/6 metres around midday. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 25/40 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres.Issued Sat 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, WSW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning SE, SW and Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coasts and inshore waters
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