Southerly 25/30 knots turning southwesterly in the morning. Winds reaching up to 35 knots offshore south of Port Kembla in the evening. Seas: 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore south of Port Kembla around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending southerly 2.5/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning east to southeasterly below 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 04:10 EDT
07:23 EDT A Western Australian farmer is surveying damage after a freak storm ripped through parts of his property.