Southwest Marine Weather Overview
|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
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: W/NW increasing 25/35 kts
Saturday: W 35 kts
Sunday: W/NW 15/25 kts
West to northwesterly 20/30 knots, increasing to 25/35 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 4/5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting east to northeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon then tending northwest to northeasterly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 4/6 metres, decreasing to 4 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 05:01 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 5.0m, SW
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Gales for South East & South West Coasts. Strong Winds extending from Central West to the Upper East Coast. Small Craft Alert for SW Lakes
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