Tasmania

Synoptic Situation: A strong and gusty westerly stream will continue over Tasmania through today as a high builds over the Bight. A cold front will cross Tasmania Friday morning, with further fronts to cross later Friday and Saturday morning embedded in a west to southwesterly stream.
Wind 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.

South East Coast: Tasman Island to South East Cape

Thursday 14 November

Winds: Westerly 30 to 35 knots.
Seas: 2.5 to 4 metres.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 4 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 70% chance of showers.

Friday 15 November

Winds: Westerly 30 to 40 knots decreasing to 25 to 30 knots in the late afternoon.
Seas: 3 to 4 metres.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 4 to 5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Saturday 16 November

Winds: Westerly 25 to 35 knots.
Seas: 2 to 3 metres, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore.
Swell 1: Southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 4 to 5 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers.