Southeasterly 15/20 knots, decreasing below 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.Issued Mon 04:47 EST
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.