Thursday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots turning northerly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre south of Port Macquarie. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Friday: Northerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Northeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming easterly 15/25 knots in the morning then turning northerly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: North to northwesterly 10/15 knots shifting southwesterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Crowdy Head during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Thu 16:05 EDT
16:04 EDT The swirls, twists, and curtains of light of the aurora australis were visible from the Australian and New Zealand mainland overnight.