Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 2/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 2/3 metres. Caution: Large and powerful surf conditions, hazardous for coastal activities such as crossing bars by boat and rock fishing. Friday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly 2/3 metres, tending southeasterly 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 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres by evening. Swell: Southeasterly 2/3 metres. 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 Thu 16:05 EST
19:48 EST A large and powerful easterly swell is filling in along the east coast of Australia.