Northwest to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending south to southwesterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon then tending easterly in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres east of Eyre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots shifting south to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres west of Eyre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Fri 04:01 WST
21:29 EDT The Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre has re-examined its seasonal bushfire outlook for Tasmania and has added several new areas of the state as above average for bushfire potential this season.