Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northerly 15/25 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southerly around 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 20/30 knots shifting south to southwesterly in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southeasterly below 1 metre, tending northeasterly 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: West to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending south to southwesterly during the day then decreasing to 15/20 knots during the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Thu 22:26 EDT
19:11 EDT Farmers from Tasmania's south-east corner are warning the region could be pushed to the brink of drought unless there is extra rainfall over summer.