Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Tuesday: South to southwesterly change 20/30 knots early hours of the morning then easing to 10/15 knots during the morning before tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Point Perpendicular. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning northeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Port Kembla.Issued Mon 10:27 EDT
13:36 EDT Aviation experts say that even if a tropical storm had caused the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 to stall, it would not have necessarily caused the plane to crash.