Southwest Marine Weather Overview
|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Tides for Hobart
forecast windsTuesday: NW 30 kts
Wednesday: W 25/35 kts
Thursday: S/SW 10/20 kts
Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Tuesday: Northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Winds turning westerly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, tending westerly 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/35 knots tending southwesterly in the morning then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/4 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 10/20 knots shifting easterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, tending westerly 2.5 metres during the evening.Issued Mon 22:00 EDT
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, W
most recent warnings
- Maatsuyker Is
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.