Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsFriday: W/NW 40 kts
Saturday: W/SW 30 kts
Sunday: N 20/30 kts
Friday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 40 knots during the day. Turning southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, increasing to 4/6 metres around midday. Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Shifting northerly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 10:00 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 6.0m, WSW
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A dangerous trough and cold front is approaching south-west Western Australia, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has warned.
While much of Australia's mainland sits under a high pressure system, it's a different story for Tasmania.
Most of Hobart's Myer store could be open within days but it faces "devastating" stock losses and damage, manager Peter Monachetti says.