South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Port Macquarie. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore during the morning. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5 metres.Issued Thu 04:10 EST
15:08 EST Alice Springs is currently experiencing its coldest August to date in 25 years, and the fourth coldest on record.