Thursday: evening. West to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1.2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Friday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots, becoming south to southwesterly 25/30 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 2.2 metres in the afternoon and to 3 metres in the evening. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to around 2 metres by early evening. Isolated showers, tending scattered during the day. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 25/30 knots, increasing to southerly 30/40 knots during the early morning. Winds decreasing to 25/30 knots late in the evening. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 25/30 knots turning south to southeasterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon.Issued Thu 15:20 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.