Derwent Estuary Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 4:05 pm EST on Sunday 16 June 2024.

Weather Situation

For the next several days Tasmania will sit between a low pressure system to the east over the Tasman Sea and a high pressure ridge to the southwest, maintaining a light to moderate southerly wind flow over the state.

Forecast for Sunday until midnight

Winds
Southerly 15 to 25 knots. Winds may reach up to 30 knots at times.
Seas
1 to 2 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 17 June

Winds
Southerly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the early afternoon.
Seas
1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tuesday 18 June

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots becoming southerly in the early afternoon then tending west to southwesterly in the late evening.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Wednesday 19 June

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy.

Thursday 20 June

Winds
West to southwesterly below 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 50% chance of showers.

Please be awareWind 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.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Monday.

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