Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Saturday: Southerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots early in the morning then becoming southerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots turning south to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then decreasing to about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Fri 16:01 WST
18:30 EDT Friday 13th has lived up to its reputation for bad luck in regard to severe weather as thunderstorms, hail, heat and damaging wind gusts have all featured, throughout the country.