Tuesday: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Wednesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far north during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northerly during the morning then turning westerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre.Issued Tue 15:50 EST
20:05 EST Homes have been inundated by flash flooding in northern Tasmania just hours after the north-west was pounded by severe winds that left a trail of destruction and caused widespread power cuts.