Southerly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots in the east in the morning, tending northwest to southwesterly in the afternoon then southerly in the late evening, lighter and more variable in the west. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the east in the morning but more variable in the west, tending northwest to southwesterly in the late afternoon then mainly southeast to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.Issued Fri 05:00 EDT
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.