West to southwesterly 20/30 knots easing to 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres this afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the south and east in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Fri 10:02 EDT
13:52 EDT A strong cold front has pummeled Tasmania, bringing gusty winds and heavy rain.