Southwest Marine Weather Overview
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Tides for Hobart
forecast windsThursday: W 20/25 kts
Friday: W 20/30 kts
Saturday: W/NW 25/30 kts
South to southwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 25/30 knots, easing to 15/25 knots during the evening and turning southwesterly 10/15 knots in the south late evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 05:00 EST
Seas: Up to 2.0m
Swell: Up to 3.0m, SW
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- Maatsuyker Is
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.