Monday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Point Perpendicular. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southerly 2 metres. Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Port Kembla early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres later in the evening. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Mon 22:09 EST
23:48 EST The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has begun a cash-for-work scheme to provide immediate assistance for people worst-affected by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu.