North to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending west to southwesterly in the morning then tending northerly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning then increasing to 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Fri 04:45 EST
05:56 EDT Dr Rob Gordon has worked with survivors of fires, floods, earthquakes and droughts; he's seen more devastation in his career than you'd care to imagine.