Southwest to southeasterly 10/15 knots reaching 15/20 knots in the north, easing to 10/15 knots throughout by mid-morning. Winds tending south to southwesterly during the afternoon and increasing to 15/20 knots, reaching 20/30 knots north of Grange from mid-afternoon to early evening. Winds turning southeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening and easing to 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northeast to northwesterly in the morning. Winds becoming south to southwesterly in the early afternoon then increasing to 15/25 knots late afternoon. Winds tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 10/15 knots tending southwesterly during the day and reaching 15/20 knots north of Grange during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Grange during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres.Issued Sun 05:10 CDT
06:34 EDT A vicious thunderstorm line associated with destructive wind gusts lashed Melbourne and surrounding suburbs last night, causing widespread power outages and damage.