East to southeasterly 10/15 knots shifting west to southwesterly in the afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms, clearing late in the morning, then isolated thunderstorms tonight. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore, extending throughout from the late morning. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms contracting inshore during the afternoon.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.