Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Denham. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Wednesday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Denham in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore.Issued Tue 16:02 WST
20:05 EST Homes have been inundated by flash flooding in northern Tasmania just hours after the north-west was pounded by severe winds that left a trail of destruction and caused widespread power cuts.