Northerly 10/15 knots at first, reaching 20 knots offshore. Winds increasing to 15/20 knots throughout during the morning and reaching up to 25 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots at times. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
10:54 EDT The Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre, (CRC) has re-examined its seasonal bushfire outlook for Tasmania and has added several new areas of the state as above average for bushfire potential this season.