Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots west of Albany during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres west of Albany. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Easterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots west of Albany in the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Fri 10:00 WST
15:13 EDT Tasmania's average rainfall so far this month is double the January average as thick cloud in the state's south continues to cast a grey pall.