Monday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5metre. Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting westerly at 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of a thunderstorm. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots becoming northeasterly about 10 knots during the afternoon then becoming westerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots tending southerly during the morning then becoming west to southwesterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Information on wind, sea and weather conditions for these coastal zones.Issued Mon 16:05 EST
16:04 EST It was 10:23am at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre in Melbourne, and Lindsay Gilbert was speaking to colleagues in WA about a large tsunami heading for Australia, generated by a massive earthquake near Indonesia.