Friday: Northerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Swell: South to southwesterly 4/5 metres. Saturday: North to northwesterly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds shifting southwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres before dawn. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres offshore.Issued Fri 16:01 WST
20:13 EST Thousands of Tasmanians remain without power after four days of wild weather, with up to 4,500 properties blacked out and schools in several centres remaining closed today.