Wednesday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Thursday: Southerly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Coral Bay early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots turning southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Wed 16:09 WST
18:21 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.