Westerly 25/35 knots. Seas: 3/4 metres, decreasing below 3 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly 2.5/4 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the far east early this morning. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by early evening. Swell: West to southwesterly 2.5/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Coast. West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, reaching up to 2.5 metres in the southwest.Issued Tue 05:10 EDT
16:28 EDT Hail is caused when raindrops are lifted up into the atmosphere during a thunderstorm and then supercooled by temperatures below freezing, turning them into ice balls.