Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly 2.5 metres, tending southeasterly 2.5/3 metres during the morning. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 2.5/3 metres, decreasing to 2 metres later in the evening. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Fri 04:10 EST
09:23 EST The Mansfield Shire Council says an amendment to the municipality's flood planning scheme will ensure landowners and developers are better protected against flood.