BoM Hobart Marine Weather Forecast


Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) Weather Forecasts

Far North West Coast: Sandy Cape to Stanley Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Far North West Coast: Sandy Cape to Stanley
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: Variable 5 to 15 knots, mainly northeast to southeasterly until early evening then southwest to southeasterly.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 2 metres south of King Island.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm. The chance of fog in the afternoon and evening with reduced visibility.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots before dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots later in the morning, reaching up to 30 knots south of King Island in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres south of King Island.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Southwesterly 15 to 25 knots turning westerly 10 to 15 knots during the day.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Westerly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Central North Coast: Stanley to Northern Tip of Flinders Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central North Coast: Stanley to Northern Tip of Flinders Island
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 15 knots tending mainly northwest to northeasterly in the early afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. The chance of fog in the afternoon and evening with reduced visibility.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Variable 5 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots from late morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Westerly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: Westerly around 1 metre offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
East of Flinders Island: Northern Tip of Flinders Island to St Helens Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for East of Flinders Island: Northern Tip of Flinders Island to St Helens Point
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: East to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots turning north to northwesterly during the afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. The chance of fog in the afternoon and evening with reduced visibility.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: West to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 knots before dawn, lighter and more variable in the south, then west to northwesterly in the late morning and afternoon, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres.
Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: West to northwesterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Banks Strait and Franklin Sound Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Banks Strait and Franklin Sound
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: Mainly northeasterly 10 to 20 knots shifting west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots during the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm. The chance of fog in the afternoon and evening with reduced visibility.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Variable 5 to 15 knots tending west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the early afternoon, reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres by early evening.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell: Northwest to southwesterly below 1 metre.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Upper East Coast: St Helens Point to Wineglass Bay Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Upper East Coast: St Helens Point to Wineglass Bay
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: North to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots turning north to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots during the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. The chance of fog in the afternoon and early evening with reduced visibility.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: South to southeasterly 10 to 20 knots decreasing to 5 to 15 knots before dawn, tending northeast to southeasterly 10 to 20 knots early afternoon then south to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the late afternoon and evening.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre for a period during the morning.
Swell: Below 1 metre.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of rain.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: West to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the afternoon.
Seas: 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: Northeasterly below 0.5 metres.
Weather: Mostly sunny.
Lower East Coast: Wineglass Bay to Tasman Island Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Lower East Coast: Wineglass Bay to Tasman Island
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to northeasterly 10 to 20 knots in the afternoon then shifting southerly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore by early evening.
Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.Northeasterly around 1 metre.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers in the morning. The chance of fog with reduced visibility. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: South to southeasterly 5 to 15 knots turning east to northeasterly in the late morning and afternoon then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots late evening, reaching up to 30 knots in the south.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.
Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre inshore, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: South to southwesterly 20 to 30 knots tending west to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to northwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres during the morning.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
South East Coast: Tasman Island to South East Cape Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for South East Coast: Tasman Island to South East Cape
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: West to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Tasman Island, tending southeast to southwesterly in the early afternoon then west to southwesterly in the late evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres inshore around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 1 to 1.5 metres inshore, increasing to 2 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of fog offshore in the morning and early afternoon with reduced visibility. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Mainly northwest to southwesterly 5 to 15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning then west to northwesterly 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon and evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon, then to 1.5 to 2.5 metres by early evening.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
South West Coast: South East Cape to Low Rocky Point Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for South West Coast: South East Cape to Low Rocky Point
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Northwesterly 10 to 20 knots increasing to 15 to 25 knots around midday then to 20 to 30 knots late afternoon before tending westerly in the evening.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning, then to 2 to 3 metres during the afternoon.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 95% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres.
Swell: Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 95% chance of showers.
Central West Coast: Low Rocky Point to Sandy Cape Forecast
Local Waters Forecast for Central West Coast: Low Rocky Point to Sandy Cape
Issued: Thursday, 17 January 10:03AM
Weather Situation
A ridge of high pressure currently over Tasmania is being eroded by a trough developing over the state today, with the trough to slowly move eastward today and tomorrow, ahead of a cold front expected to cross the state Friday night and Saturday morning. A high pressure system will become established over the Bight Saturday morning and extend a ridge north of Tasmania, sustaining a westerly flow which through Saturday.
Forecast for Thursday, 17 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 5 to 15 knots in the early afternoon then northeast to southeasterly in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre.
Swell: Southwesterly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon.
Forecast for Friday, 18 January
Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to northwesterly 10 to 20 knots in the morning, increasing to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon then tending west to southwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening.
Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 to 2.5 metres around midday.
Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 95% chance of showers.
Forecast for Saturday, 19 January
Winds: Westerly 15 to 25 knots.
Seas: 1.5 to 2 metres.
Swell: Westerly 2 to 2.5 metres.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 90% chance of showers.