Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: NE 10/15 kts
Friday: W/SW 15/25 kts
Saturday: W 25/30 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/25 kts
Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Friday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, increasing to 1/2 metres near Tasman Island during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/25 knots becoming westerly 25/30 knots in the middle of the day then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. 1st. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. 2nd. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres near Tasman Island. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Inshore afternoon seabreezes. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. 1st. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. 2nd. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, WSW
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Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.