Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 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: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots in the afternoon, reaching 20 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres north of Crowdy Head by evening. Swell: Southerly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions in the morning are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Monday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.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.