Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Tuesday 7 July 2020
for the period until midnight EST Thursday 9 July 2020.
Please be aware
Wind and wave forecasts are averages. Wind gusts can be 40 per cent stronger than the forecast, and stronger still in squalls and thunderstorms. Maximum waves can be twice the forecast height.
A high to the west of Tasmania drifts over the state today bringing light winds and cold, stable conditions. The high will move away to the northeast late on Wednesday, allowing a northerly stream to develop and persist through Thursday.
Winds: Southerly 15 to 20 knots turning southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore. Weather: Cloudy.
Winds: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 20 knots near Tasman Island in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning. Weather: Partly cloudy.
Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy.
Winds: South to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending west to southwesterly below 10 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres. Weather: Cloudy.
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots early in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning. Weather: Cloudy.
Winds: Northwesterly 15 to 20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres, tending westerly 2.5 metres during the evening. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.
The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Tuesday.
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