Friday: Northeasterly 10/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots near Tasman Island. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, reaching 1.5/2 metres near Tasman Island. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Saturday: Northerly 10/20 knots increasing to 15/25 knots from late morning, reaching up to 30 knots in the east late afternoon, then shifting northwest to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/30 knots before dawn then tending west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots turning westerly 25/35 knots during the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres offshore during the afternoon.Issued Fri 22:08 EDT
20:20 EDT Disaster officials in Vanuatu say the death toll could rise as they establish the full extent of damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Lusi.