Thursday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 2 metres. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5 metres offshore. Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots turning easterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending north to northeasterly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southerly 1.5 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots increasing to 20/25 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: South to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres.Issued Thu 16:14 EDT
16:17 EDT A last minute wind change saved a tiny Western Australian community as bushfires ravaged the state's Mid West region on Wednesday.