Friday: Easterly 15/20 knots tending northeasterly in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Saturday: Westerly 10/15 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around dawn. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 10:33 WST
17:13 EST The Federal Treasurer is touring areas of Tasmania's north-west that were damaged by fierce storms this week.