Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Wednesday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning then turning northerly in the early afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 10/15 knots tending northwesterly before dawn then tending northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: Easterly below 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.