Thursday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots shifting southeasterly 15/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Friday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots early in the morning. Winds tending easterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, tending southeasterly 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.Issued Thu 15:50 EST
17:02 EDT Canberrans can expect a warmer than average autumn this year, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) predicting above median temperatures due to warming oceans.