Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Stephens in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots south of Port Stephens early in the morning. Winds turning south to southeasterly below 10 knots in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, tending southerly 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 16:05 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.