East to northeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southerly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres before dawn. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
07:23 EST Thousands of Tasmanians remain without power after four days of wild weather, with more than 11,000 properties blacked out and schools in several centres remaining closed today.