Friday: Variable below 10 knots becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by evening. Saturday: Northerly 10/15 knots tending northeasterly in the morning, reaching 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 10:35 EDT
09:29 EDT A truck driver has had a lucky escape when a tree fell and hit his windscreen as he was driving on the Bass Highway in Tasmania's north.