Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching 20/25 knots offshore. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres. Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, becoming south to southeasterly 20/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres after midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the afternoon, reaching 20/30 knots late afternoon and early evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres early afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Thu 22:00 CDT
20:59 EDT Power has been restored to most households in Perth after a spectacular electrical storm last night blacked out more than 27,000 homes.