Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Tasman Island in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Saturday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming northerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 20/25 knots turning south to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly 20/30 knots during the morning then tending north to northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres.Issued Fri 22:02 EDT
21:38 EDT People left homeless by Cyclone Lam on Elcho Island in the Northern Territory face weeks of living in tents on the community's football oval, with some concerned about going back to their homes due to disturbed asbestos.