|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Thursday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Thu 16:06 EDT
16:04 EDT The swirls, twists, and curtains of light of the aurora australis were visible from the Australian and New Zealand mainland overnight.