Thursday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Friday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly in the late morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending south to southwesterly during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the evening.Issued Thu 10:00 EST
14:02 EST A person has been killed by a falling tree in Tasmania's north as wild winds batter the state.