East to northeasterly 5/10 knots becoming variable in the afternoon then southeast to easterly in the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then shifting south to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: West to southwesterly below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming southwesterly during the afternoon then becoming south to southeasterly during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres.Issued Tue 05:10 CDT
11:12 EDT A typhoon heading towards the Philippines could be as severe as Tropical Cyclone Pam, which tore through Vanuatu this month, a meteorologist says.