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: W 35 kts
Sunday: W/NW 25/40 kts
Monday: W/SW 30/35 kts
Saturday: Westerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore during the afternoon and evening. Winds turning northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/5 metres. Sunday: West to northwesterly 25/40 knots, lighter at times inshore. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 30/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Westerly 4/6 metres, tending southwesterly 5/6 metres during the evening.Issued Sat 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, WSW
most recent warnings
Gale Warning E of Flinders Is, SE & SW Coasts and Central W Coast. Strong Wind Warning for remaining coastal and inshore waters
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