Thursday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions, hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots turning southwesterly during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres, tending southerly by evening. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 20/30 knots, possibly reaching 35 knots offshore. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 16:05 EST
19:48 EST A large and powerful easterly swell is filling in along the east coast of Australia.