Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres, tending southerly 2/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Crowdy Head during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning, then tending easterly 2/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres.Issued Fri 22:58 EDT
16:23 EDT Tropical Cyclone Kate has only caused minor damage on Cocos Islands after passing to the north of the tiny community, more than 2,000 kilometres off the Western Australian coast.