Derwent Estuary Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 10:03 pm EST on Tuesday 23 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A cold airmass will move over Tasmania this evening, ahead of a warm front that will cross during Wednesday morning and afternoon in the westerly flow, as a high builds to the north of the state. Winds over Tasmania will tend northwesterly on Thursday, as the high moves over eastern New South Wales and a cold front approaches from the west. This front will cross Tasmania during Friday, then weaken near the northeast of the state. Another cold front will approach the west of Tasmania late on Saturday.

Forecast for Tuesday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Wednesday 24 July

Winds
North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Thursday 25 July

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Friday 26 July

Winds
Northerly about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly during the morning.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Saturday 27 July

Winds
West to northwesterly about 10 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
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 5:00 am EST Wednesday.

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