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Tides

Tides for Hobart

High Thu 02:59 (1.3m)
Low Thu 10:33 (0.4m)
High Thu 17:31 (1.0m)
Low Thu 21:50 (0.9m)

forecast winds

Thursday: N 30 kts
Friday: N 15/25 kts
Saturday: NW 25/30 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: East to northeasterly 10/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots late morning, tending northeasterly in the afternoon then northerly 15/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending westerly 10/15 knots before dawn then tending northerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 20/30 knots turning west to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning then becoming northwesterly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.

Issued Wed 22:03 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 2.5m, SSW

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