Wednesday: Northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending northwest to southwesterly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southeasterly around 1 metre. Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Winds turning southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore north of Yamba early in the morning. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending north to northeasterly in the late evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: Northwest to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly 1.5/2 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore, extending throughout in the morning and afternoon.Issued Wed 16:05 EST
17:18 EST There are concerns that the first ever National Campdrafting Championship, to be held in southern Queensland late next month, could become the latest casualty of the drought.