Friday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the west. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Saturday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots from the north in the morning. Afternoon inshore seabreezes around 15 knots. Winds tending northeast to easterly 10/15 knots in the evening then freshening to 15/20 knots in the east late at night. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres in the far east. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 15/25 knots increasing to 20/30 knots in the east during the morning. Winds generally only 10/15 knots inshore west of Point Hicks. Seas: 1.5/3 metres. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres in the east. Outlook Monday: ##.Issued Fri 22:15 EDT
16:23 EDT Tropical Cyclone Kate has only caused minor damage on Cocos Islands after passing to the north of the tiny community, more than 2,000 kilometres off the Western Australian coast.