Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning westerly 15/20 knots in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Westerly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 10/15 knots turning northwesterly below 10 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 0.5 metres.Issued Fri 05:01 EDT
05:56 EDT Dr Rob Gordon has worked with survivors of fires, floods, earthquakes and droughts; he's seen more devastation in his career than you'd care to imagine.