Monday: Northwesterly 10/15 knots turning northerly 20/25 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Northeasterly 2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Tuesday: Northerly 20/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the morning then tending northwesterly in the middle of the day. Winds reaching up to 45 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Northeasterly 1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots tending westerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore.Issued Mon 10:01 EST
12:16 EST The strongest front since last year is about to tear across Australia's southeast, with wind gusts in excess of 100km/h.