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Tides for Hobart

Low Wed 22:00 (0.8m)
High Thu 03:39 (1.2m)
Low Thu 10:12 (0.5m)
High Thu 16:51 (1.3m)

forecast winds

Wednesday: W/SW 25/35 kts
Thursday: SW 20/30 kts
Friday: W 15/20 kts
Saturday: N 10/15 kts

forecast

West to southwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 5/7 metres. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 4/5 metres, decreasing to 3/4 metres during the morning, then to 2.5/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then northerly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.

Issued Wed 16:05 EST

Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, SW

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