West to northwesterly 25/30 knots, turning south to southwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 2/4 metres. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms with possible hail. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the far east early in the morning. Winds turning westerly 15/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 10:34 EST
11:49 EST Tasmania has borne the brunt of powerful winds this week with the coldest winds spreading across the state today.