Southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending southeast to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres around midday, then decreasing to 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 04:10 EDT
18:15 EDT An Australian Urban Search and Rescue taskforce has returned from Vanuatu after a 10-day operation to repair schools and hospitals in Port Vila after Cyclone Pam.