Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsMonday: W 20/25 kts
Tuesday: W/NW 25 kts
Wednesday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: W/SW 30/40 kts
Monday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2 metres. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Tuesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending west to northwesterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. 2nd. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting east to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon and evening then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots during the morning then shifting west to southwesterly 30/40 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.