Friday: Southwest to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots at night. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far west. Saturday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending northerly during the day and increasing to 15/20 knots. Winds shifting west to southwesterly 25/30 knots in the late afternoon then easing to 15/25 knots during the early evening. Squalls to 40 knots possible with the change. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres in the west.Issued Fri 22:28 EDT
21:38 EDT People left homeless by Cyclone Lam on Elcho Island in the Northern Territory face weeks of living in tents on the community's football oval, with some concerned about going back to their homes due to disturbed asbestos.