Tasmania

Synoptic Situation: A cold front will cross Tasmania Sunday morning, as strong north to northwesterly winds shift cold westerly, while an embedded trough will cross during the day as a low passes south of the state. A trough will clip Tasmania Monday morning with another trough to move over the state late evening in a west to northwesterly flow. An area of high pressure northeast of Tasmania and a cold front approaching from the west will see fresh and gusty north to northwesterly winds strengthen Tuesday evening.
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.
Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.
Winds: Northerly 15 to 25 knots turning westerly 25 to 30 knots in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 45 knots during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres around midday.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 3 to 4 metres tending westerly 4 to 6 metres around midday.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.
Winds: Westerly 30 to 35 knots tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 knots in the evening.
Seas: 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.
Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots turning northerly during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell 1: Westerly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.

South East Coast: Tasman Island to South East Cape

Saturday 24 July

Winds: North to northwesterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening.
Seas: 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5 to 2 metres offshore.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 3 to 4 metres offshore.
Weather: Partly cloudy.

Sunday 25 July

Winds: Northerly 15 to 25 knots turning westerly 25 to 30 knots in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 45 knots during the day.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres, increasing to 3 to 5 metres around midday.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 3 to 4 metres tending westerly 4 to 6 metres around midday.
Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers, with possible hail in the afternoon and evening.

Monday 26 July

Winds: Westerly 30 to 35 knots tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 knots in the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 knots in the evening.
Seas: 3 to 4 metres, decreasing to 2 to 3 metres during the morning.
Swell 1: West to southwesterly 3 to 5 metres.
Weather: Cloudy. 80% chance of showers.

Tuesday 27 July

Winds: Westerly 20 to 30 knots turning northerly during the morning.
Seas: 1.5 to 2.5 metres.
Swell 1: Westerly 2 to 3 metres inshore, increasing to 2.5 to 4 metres offshore.
Weather: Cloudy. 60% chance of showers.