Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 4/5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Friday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots, reaching up to 45 knots in the morning. Winds turning southwesterly in the late morning. Seas: 3/5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres around midday, increasing to 3/4 metres near Tasman Island by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres in the evening. Weather: Possible thunderstorms with hail, mainly offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Thu 22:01 EST
22:00 EST A 63-year-old woman has been killed by a falling tree in Launceston during a fourth day of wild weather across Tasmania.