Southwest Marine Weather Overview
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Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: W 15/25 kts
Friday: W 15/25 kts
Saturday: SW 15/20 kts
Wednesday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. 2nd. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre. Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots turning westerly 15/25 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. 1st. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending west to northwesterly 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending east to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Westerly 15/25 knots turning southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly 2/2.5 metres, tending southwesterly 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4 metres.Issued Wed 22:06 EDT
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, WNW
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