Northerly 15/20 knots turning west to northwesterly in the evening. Winds reaching up to 25 knots in the west in the late morning and again in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 20/25 knots turning south to southwesterly 20/30 knots before dawn then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 35 knots in the east in the morning. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending easterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Wed 10:46 EDT
15:56 EDT Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff are so fed-up with stalled pay negotiations they will consider reading protest messages during live radio weather forecasts, their union says.