Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Weather: The chance of isolated thunderstorms early this morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5/1 metre in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, decreasing below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Mon 10:22 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.