|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Monday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Tuesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then tending westerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/25 knots tending southwesterly 20/30 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly and increasing to 20/25 knots during the morning then tending southwesterly during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon then easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres.Issued Mon 16:40 EST
16:04 EST It was 10:23am at the Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre in Melbourne, and Lindsay Gilbert was speaking to colleagues in WA about a large tsunami heading for Australia, generated by a massive earthquake near Indonesia.