Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsSaturday: W 25 kts
Sunday: N/NE 30 kts
Monday: W 25/35 kts
Westerly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore at first in the morning, tending variable inshore late morning then northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots generally late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then north to northeasterly 15/25 knots from the middle of the day, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Northerly 25/30 knots turning westerly 25/35 knots during the morning then decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/4 metres. 1st. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Sat 05:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, SW
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Sunday Gale Warning for Cent W Coast. Sunday Strong Wind for Far NW/Upper E/Lower E/SE/SW coasts & Storm Bay. Cancel SE/SW coasts Saturday
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