|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
East to southeasterly 10/15 knots, turning south to southeasterly and reaching 15/20 knots inshore in the afternoon and evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 05:10 CDT
05:56 EDT Dr Rob Gordon has worked with survivors of fires, floods, earthquakes and droughts; he's seen more devastation in his career than you'd care to imagine.