Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre. Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to northeasterly during the afternoon and evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then becoming easterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Fri 15:50 EST
18:30 EDT Friday 13th has lived up to its reputation for bad luck in regard to severe weather as thunderstorms, hail, heat and damaging wind gusts have all featured, throughout the country.