Southeast Marine Weather Overview
Tides for HobartHigh Fri 10:07 EST (1.1m)
Low Fri 13:35 EST (1.0m)
High Fri 20:32 EST (1.6m)
Low Sat 04:15 EST (0.3m)
forecast windsFriday: NW 35 kts
Saturday: W 25/35 kts
Sunday: W 20/30 kts
Westerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly 25/30 knots in the afternoon and reaching up to 35 knots offshore. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 25/35 knots tending southwesterly during the morning, easing to 25/30 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots, becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Fri 05:01 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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