Thursday: Northwesterly 30/40 knots. Seas: 3/5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Friday: Northwesterly 25/35 knots shifting south to southwesterly 20/30 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres.Issued Thu 10:18 EST
15:31 EST A person has been killed by a falling tree in Tasmania's north as wild winds batter the state.