Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Furneaux Islands, Central Plateau and parts of South East and East Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:18 am Monday, 16 April 2018.
DAMAGING WINDS for much of Tasmania on MONDAY MORNING.

A low pressure system has passed to the south of Tasmania this morning with an associated vigorous cold front.
DAMAGING WEST TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with gusts of 90 to 100 km/h are possible over the next few hours.
Winds are expected to ease slightly later this morning, but remain fresh and gusty for the remainder of the day.

Locations which may be affected include Whitemark, Lake St Clair and Dover.
Severe weather is no longer occurring in the Western, Upper Derwent Valley, North East, North West Coast, Central North and Midlands districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.

Various sites have seen large wind gusts this morning including 163km/h at Maatsuyker Island, 156km/h at kunanyi (Mt Wellington), 106km/h at Dunalley, 104km/h at Hobart and 100km/h at Campania.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Supervise children closely.
* Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings.
* Manage pets and livestock.
* Secure outdoor items including furniture and play equipment.
* Be prepared in case of power outages.
* Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving.
* Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132500.