Southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning. Winds shifting north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon then tending north to northwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday, then increasing to around 1 metre by early evening. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 15/20 knots tending northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the day then northwest to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 05:01 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.