Monday: Northerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Tuesday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots in the morning and reaching up to 25 knots at times during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly during the morning then becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre.Issued Mon 15:50 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.