Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Thu 09:12 EST
10:24 EDT Aid agencies have described Tropical Cyclone Pam as one of the worst disasters to ever hit the Pacific region.