Derwent Estuary Forecast

View the current warnings for Tasmania

Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 1 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A westerly stream will persist over Tasmania today and Saturday, while a slow moving high lies over the Mainland. A cold front will move over Tasmania during Sunday evening and early Monday, before weakening to a trough near the northeast of the state later on Monday.

Forecast for Friday until midnight

Winds
North to northwesterly 5 to 15 knots.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Partly cloudy.

Saturday 2 July

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

Sunday 3 July

Winds
Northerly 10 to 15 knots tending northwesterly in the afternoon then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening.
Seas
Below 1 metre.
Weather
Partly cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

Monday 4 July

Winds
Southwesterly about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly during the morning.
Seas
Below 0.5 metres.
Weather
Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

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 Friday.

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