Friday: Southerly 25/30 knots. Seas: 2.5/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Saturday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the late afternoon, then north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/2 metres.Issued Fri 16:05 EDT
18:15 EDT An Australian Urban Search and Rescue taskforce has returned from Vanuatu after a 10-day operation to repair schools and hospitals in Port Vila after Cyclone Pam.