Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsFriday: W 30 kts
Saturday: W/NW 35 kts
Sunday: NW increasing 15/25 kts
Westerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the afternoon. Tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, tending westerly 4/5 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly during the morning then increasing to 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 05:02 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, W
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