Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to northwesterly at 15/20 knots this afternoon before increasing to 20/30 knots tonight. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning and afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the afternoon, then decreasing below 3 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the far west early in the morning. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots, decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the evening. Swell: Westerly 3/4 metres, tending southwesterly 2/4 metres.Issued Mon 10:52 EDT
10:34 EDT Thunderstorms have been few and far between in Australia's east over the past two weeks, but a trough is approaching and is set to linger for a week of lightning.