Southwest Marine Weather Overview
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Tides for Hobart
forecast windsWednesday: NW 30/40 kts
Thursday: NW 30/40 kts
Friday: W/NW 25/35 kts
Saturday: NW 20/30 kts
Wednesday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: Around 4 metres. Swell: Westerly 6/7 metres. Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Westerly 5/7 metres, decreasing to around 5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: West to northwesterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2.5/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 4/5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the day then turning northerly during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly 4 metres.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
Seas: Up to 5.0m
Swell: Up to 7.0m, W
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Gale Warning SE/SW & Central W Coasts. Strong Wind Warning Far NW, Central N, Banks St/Franklin Sound, E of Flinders Is, Up/Lower E Coasts
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- Maatsuyker Is
A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...