South to southwest 10/15 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 5/10 knots after dawn. Variable 5/10 knots in the afternoon in the east and east to northeast 10/15 knots in the west. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots, ahead of a south to southwesterly change 10/15 knots extending from the south during the morning, reaching northern parts mid afternoon. Winds increasing to 15/20 knots around midday, and further to 20/25 knots by mid afternoon, easing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: below 1 metre, rising to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning.Issued Fri 05:10 CDT
09:23 EDT The Kimberley in Western Australia is no stranger to fire, however scientists are saying the nature of bushfire has changed and it is delivering devastating consequences.