Thursday: Southerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots in the evening. Winds turning southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: 3/4 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then northeasterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 0.5/1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeast to southwesterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Thu 16:06 EDT
20:10 EDT A man who fell to the ground after being hit by lighting at a popular Darwin beach remains in hospital in a stable condition.