Tuesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, locally reaching 25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southeasterly below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots, locally reaching 25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly 20/25 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 22:45 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.