Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 30 knots offshore. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting southwesterly during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Tue 16:05 EST
20:05 EST Homes have been inundated by flash flooding in northern Tasmania just hours after the north-west was pounded by severe winds that left a trail of destruction and caused widespread power cuts.