Thursday: South to southeast below 10 knots becoming variable late evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Friday: Variable winds below 10 knots becoming northwesterly around 10/15 knots before shifting southwesterly 10/15 knots around sunrise. Westerly winds reaching 15/20 knots south of Beachport from early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2.5/3 metres in the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 10/20 knots easing to 5/15 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres abating to below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3.5/4.5 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Thu 15:50 CST
16:06 EST The weather bureau has implemented a new system of forecasting the seasonal outlook called Predictive Ocean Atmosphere Model for Australia, or POAMA.