Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay Boating Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 10:03 am EST on Monday 21 May 2018.

Weather Situation

An almost stationary high over the Bight will maintain a fresh and gusty west to southwesterly flow over Tasmania throughout the forecast period, with a series of embedded fronts to cross the state.

Forecast for Monday until midnight

Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay

Winds
Westerly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 20 to 30 knots in the middle of the day.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Tuesday 22 May

Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay

Winds
Southwesterly 20 to 30 knots decreasing to 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon then turning northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the evening.
Seas
1.5 to 2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre by early evening.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 23 May

Winds
Northwesterly 15 to 25 knots increasing to 30 knots before turning southwesterly 20 to 25 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Thursday 24 May

Winds
West to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots during the morning.
Seas
Around 1 metre, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Please be awareWind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. Wind warnings are issued for today and tomorrow and describe the highest category of wind warning for that day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:05 pm EST Monday.

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