South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, tending west to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon and increasing to 20/25 knots from late afternoon. Seas: 0.5/1 metres, increasing to 1/1.5 metres late morning and 1.5/2 metres late afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms this morning. Outlook Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 10/15 knots tending southwesterly during the morning then decreasing to below 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres.Issued Mon 05:10 CDT
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.