Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon. Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, tending southerly 2.5/3 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 2.5/3 metres, tending southwesterly 2.5 metres during the evening.Issued Tue 10:00 WST
13:43 EST Tasmanians are bracing for extreme winds and heavy rain today after a severe weather warning was issued for most of the state.