West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, increasing to 15/20 knots in the afternoon and to 20/25 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.2 metres, increasing to 1.7 metres from around midday, then increasing to 2.2 metres in the evening. Swell: Southerly up to 1.5 metres. Isolated showers. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots, possibly reaching 30/35 knots offshore during the afternoon. Seas: to 3 metres, possibly reaching 3.5 metres in the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 2/2.5 metres. Isolated showers, becoming scattered during the evening. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 25/30 knots.Issued Fri 04:36 EST
16:06 EST The weather bureau has implemented a new system of forecasting the seasonal outlook called Predictive Ocean Atmosphere Model for Australia, or POAMA.