Northwesterly 10/15 knots tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day then turning south to southeasterly 15/25 knots in the evening. Winds reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms this evening. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots shifting northeasterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres around dawn, then decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Saturday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting west to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres south of Port Kembla. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Thu 04:32 EST
17:34 EST Drought-breaking rain has brought long-awaited relief to some farmers in western New South Wales.