Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Port Kembla in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Point Perpendicular. Swell: Easterly 2.5 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the evening are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Friday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Point Perpendicular during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 2.5/3 metres by early 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: Southerly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/25 knots in the morning then tending southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres by evening. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the morning then tending north to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, tending easterly during the evening.Issued Thu 22:17 EST
19:48 EST A large and powerful easterly swell is filling in along the east coast of Australia.