East to southeasterly about 10 knots shifting south to southwesterly 10/15 knots late morning and increase to 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Winds reaching 30 knots at times during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots turning southeasterly in the late evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots tending southerly during the morning then turning east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Monday: Easterly 15/20 knots shifting south to southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning then tending south to southeasterly 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon.Issued Fri 04:01 WST
05:56 EDT Dr Rob Gordon has worked with survivors of fires, floods, earthquakes and droughts; he's seen more devastation in his career than you'd care to imagine.