Thursday: North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday, then increasing to 1/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Merimbula. Friday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly at 15/25 knots in the morning. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Merimbula in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre later in the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Saturday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northwesterly during the afternoon then tending west to northwesterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Merimbula during the evening. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 11:01 EST
08:42 EST Federal Liberal MP for Paterson Bob Baldwin is warning anyone making false claims to receive emergency funds for storm damage will be held to account.