South to southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming southerly in the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots shifting northeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning and northwesterly in the afternoon. Winds reaching up to 25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northwesterly 20/30 knots shifting south to southwesterly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, tending westerly 4 metres during the afternoon or evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore, extending throughout in the afternoon and evening.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
08:02 EST The Bega Valley Shire Council said work underway to improve drainage at Merimbula on the New South Wales far south coast may not have prevented flash flooding earlier this week.