Friday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the far east in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres in the far east. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Saturday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning westerly in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Monday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres offshore.Issued Fri 22:00 EDT
18:15 EDT An Australian Urban Search and Rescue taskforce has returned from Vanuatu after a 10-day operation to repair schools and hospitals in Port Vila after Cyclone Pam.