North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending north to northeasterly 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far north in the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms from the early afternoon. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Scattered thunderstorms.Issued Tue 04:47 EST
16:28 EDT Hail is caused when raindrops are lifted up into the atmosphere during a thunderstorm and then supercooled by temperatures below freezing, turning them into ice balls.