Tuesday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots in the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching 25 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 10:29 EST
11:14 EST Winds described as "tornado-like" by emergency workers have left a trail of damage in Tasmania's north-west overnight, injuring one man and causing widespread power cuts.