Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Friday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres by early evening. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: North to northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 0.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Thu 16:53 WST
16:06 EST The weather bureau has implemented a new system of forecasting the seasonal outlook called Predictive Ocean Atmosphere Model for Australia, or POAMA.