Eastern Bass Strait Marine Weather Overview
Tides for EdenLow Tue 05:09 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 11:24 EST (1.6m)
Low Tue 17:17 EST (0.5m)
High Tue 23:27 EST (1.7m)
Tides for Lakes EntranceLow Tue 05:43 EST (0.2m)
High Tue 11:58 EST (0.7m)
Low Tue 17:51 EST (0.3m)
High Wed 00:01 EST (0.8m)
forecast windsTuesday: W 35 kts
Wednesday: SW 25/35 kts
Monday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres in the far east. Tuesday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots turning westerly and easing to 15/20 knots in the early morning but remaining 20/30 knots offshore. Winds reaching up to 35 knots well offshore at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the west around midday. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots tending west to southwesterly 25/30 knots during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres inshore during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Coast. Southwesterly 25/35 knots decreasing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon or evening.Issued Mon 22:33 EST
Seas: Up to 4.0m
Swell: Up to 4.0m, E
most recent warnings
Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.