Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots tending westerly in the afternoon. Seas: 4 metres. Swell: West to northwesterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms at night. Friday: Westerly 25/35 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then turning south to southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2 metres around midday. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 10:18 EST
13:12 EST A person has been killed by a falling tree in Tasmania's north as wild winds batter the state.