South to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching southwest to southeasterly 20/25 knots north of Cowell to Wallaroo from late afternoon to mid evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southeasterly 15/20 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 0.5/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cowell to Wallaroo during the morning.Issued Thu 05:10 CDT
10:24 EDT Aid agencies have described Tropical Cyclone Pam as one of the worst disasters to ever hit the Pacific region.