South to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 0.5/1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres in the south. Outlook Monday: Southwest to southeasterly 10/15 knots, becoming variable around 10 knots for the afternoon period. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres in the south. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then tending southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo.Issued Sun 05:10 CST
15:15 EST On Friday the dark clouds gave way to blue skies, and the devastating winds abated, but the reprieve was short lived.