East to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting west to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms early this morning. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms inshore during the afternoon and evening.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.