Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 40 knots early in the morning. Winds turning northwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: 4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the morning, then increasing to 3/4 metres later in the evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots tending westerly 25/35 knots during the day. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres.Issued Tue 05:01 EST
09:23 EST Winds described as "tornado-like" by emergency workers have left a trail of damage in Tasmania's north-west overnight, injuring one man and causing widespread power cuts.