Northerly 15/25 knots turning westerly in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending westerly 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Sunday: West to northwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres before dawn, then decreasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore early in the morning. Outlook Monday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots turning westerly during the morning then west to southwesterly in the afternoon and easing 15/20 knots and further easing to 10/15 knots at night. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the afternoon and 1 metre at night. Swell: Westerly 2/3 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre.Issued Sat 10:00 EDT
13:27 EDT Large and powerful surf is hitting parts of the east coast this weekend, creating dangerous conditions for much of the public, but great for experienced surfers.