Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Merimbula until evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending east to southeasterly around 1 metre during the afternoon. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms south of Merimbula tonight. Outlook Tuesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5 metres, tending east to northeasterly 1.5/2 metres, then tending northeasterly 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Mon 04:10 EDT
15:01 EDT In its first report since losing Federal Government funding, the Climate Council says climate change is hampering fuel reduction burning, and causing more frequent high-fire-danger weather.