Monday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots in the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres around dawn. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming northerly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the evening. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Mon 16:07 EDT
17:16 EDT Many farmers in southern Western Australia are working around the clock to keep their stock alive after a long, dry summer.