Friday: Northerly 20/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Saturday: West to southwesterly 25/30 knots tending south to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, tending southerly 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre, tending northerly 1/1.5 metres before dawn, then tending northeasterly around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/25 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 10:00 EST
11:49 EST Tasmania has borne the brunt of powerful winds this week with the coldest winds spreading across the state today.