North to northeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1.5 metres around dawn, then tending southerly 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly in the late afternoon then tending southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1.5/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming easterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Mon 04:10 EDT
10:34 EDT Thunderstorms have been few and far between in Australia's east over the past two weeks, but a trough is approaching and is set to linger for a week of lightning.