Southwest Marine Weather Overview
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Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: SW 30/40 kts
Friday: SW 20/30 kts
Saturday: W 20/30 kts
Thursday: East to northeasterly 20/30 knots shifting northwesterly in the early afternoon at 25/35 knots, then southwesterly 30/40 knots in the late afternoon and early evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres around midday. 1st. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. 2nd. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore around midday. Friday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 10:16 EDT
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
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Coastal Wind Warning for all coastal waters and Southeast Inshore bays. Strong Wind for Derwent Estuary
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- Maatsuyker Is
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.
It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.
Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.