South to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore north of Coral Bay during the morning.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
11:47 EDT Parts of the Middle East have been blanketed in heavy snow, piling more misery on millions of Syrian refugees who have fled the country's bitter civil war.