Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots near Tasman Island inshore. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Saturday: Variable about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning then turning west to northwesterly 20/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Westerly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly early in the morning then decreasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northerly 15/20 knots during the morning then turning west to northwesterly 20/30 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 16:10 EDT
18:46 EDT An Indigenous development organisation has raised concerns about large payments being made to victims of Cyclone Lam.