Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots, reaching 30 knots offshore in the morning, easing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Sunday: West to southwesterly about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then tending west to southwesterly in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 2/2.5 metres, tending southerly 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southeasterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sat 10:05 EST
12:38 EST Tropical Cyclone Jack has rapidly developed over the warm waters of the Indian Ocean in the past 24 hours, making it the 10th system to be named this season.