Monday: South to southwesterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Northerly 15/25 knots increasing to 25/30 knots in the evening then decreasing to 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: East to northeasterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 16:05 EDT
15:46 EDT The Australian research body the Climate Council has argued in its latest paper that the probability of drought will increase, and it will become more severe, because of climate change.