North to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots turning south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/2 metres.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
06:19 EST Destructive and damaging winds have wreaked havoc in parts of Victoria, bringing down trees and powerlines and cutting electricity to thousands of properties.