Variable about 10 knots tending west to northwesterly during the morning at 15/20 knots. Wind becoming west to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. Outlook Friday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the far west. Outlook Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending westerly during the morning then becoming southwesterly 5/10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Thu 10:17 EDT
11:26 EDT Scorching temperatures are finally starting to drop over Australia's interior as Santa delivers cloud and rain for Christmas.