Monday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots south of Beachport until late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres early evening, then 0.5/1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres south of Beachport. Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots, tending southerly 10/15 knots late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southerly 10/15 knots turning west to southwesterly below 10 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres.Issued Mon 16:24 CDT
16:41 EDT Lightning strikes sparked fires in the roof spaces of two Canberra houses today as storms swept through the capital.